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Guang Xu Tong Bao: CM.679-2015

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Guang Xu Tong Bao

Maker(s)

Ruler: De Zong (1875-1908)
Mint: Guangzhou

Entities

Categories

Description

Guang Xu: reign/era title.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1889 - 1890

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 24.07 mm Weight 3.84 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 光緒通寶 Guang Xu Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Manchu character 'Guang' (of Guangdong) to left, Chinese characters ?? (Ku Ping 'Treasury Scales') ?? (Yi Qian 'One Qian') above and below hole.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.679-2015
Primary reference Number: 237929
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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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