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Dao Guang Tong Bao: CM.2093-2015

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Dao Guang Tong Bao


Ruler: Xuan Zong (1821-1850)
Mint: Aksu




Dao Guang: reign/era title

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2015-04-27) by North, Jeffrey J.


Production date: AD 1828 : Dao Guang

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 26.00 mm Weight 3.53 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: design

  • Text: 道光通寶 Dao Guang Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Manchu script (mint names): 'Aksu' left, 'Aqs' right of central hole (of Aksu). 'Ba Nian' (8th year) above hole; 'shi' (ten cash) below.

  • Text: 八 Ba 年 Nian 十 Shi
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2093-2015
Primary reference Number: 237374
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 10 September 2019 Updated: Thursday 12 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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