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Tian Qi Tong Bao: CM.552-2015

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Tian Qi Tong Bao


Ruler: Xi Zong (1621-1627)
Mint: Yunnan




Tian Qi: reign/era title.

Acquisition and important dates

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


1625 - 1627

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 25.75 mm Weight 4.38 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 天啓通寶 Tian Qi Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Inscription for Yunnan provincial mint.

  • Text: 云 Yun
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.552-2015
Primary reference Number: 237802
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 12 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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