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Huang Di Tong Bao: CM.857-2015

Object information

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Huang Di Tong Bao


Mint: Zhejiang




Huang Di Tong Bao: The Emperor's Coinage

Acquisition and important dates

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


1858 - 1864

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 22.46 mm Weight 3.24 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 皇帝堂寶 Huang Di Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Mint name

  • Text: Manchu character Boo (Treasure) to left, Chinese 浙 Zhe[jiang] to right
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.857-2015
Primary reference Number: 238107
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 12 September 2019 Updated: Thursday 12 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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