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Xian Feng Zhong Bao: CM.1125-2015

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Xian Feng Zhong Bao


Ruler: Wen Zong (1850-61)
Mint: Chengde




Xian Feng: reign/era title

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1855 : Xian Feng era

Components of the work

Object composed of iron Diameter 38.11 mm Weight 20.50 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 咸豐重寶 Xian Feng Zhong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Manchu script to left and right of central hole: 'Boo' (Treasure) 'De' (of Chengde). Chinese script above and below: ? (Dang 'Value') ? Shi (ten).

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1125-2015
Primary reference Number: 238375
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 12 September 2019 Updated: Thursday 12 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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