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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:: CM.701-2006

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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:


Nguyen Hue (1788-1792) (Ruler)
With the title of Quang Trung (1788-1792) (Ruler)


Annam (Vietnam), Æ cash, Quang Trung Thong Bao, 1788-92 (Barker 93), 1.65g. From Early World Coins List 43, no. 106.


History note: Early World Coins List 43 No. 106

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.08 mm
Image(width): 22.67 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-11-20) by Early World Coins


1788 - 1792 1792

Components of the work

Object: composed of copper Weight 1.65 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Quang Trung Thong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.701-2006
Primary reference Number: 180748
Barker: 93.3
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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