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Xian Feng Zhong Bao: CM.1390-2015

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Xian Feng Zhong Bao

Maker(s)

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

Entities

Categories

Description

Xian Feng: reign/era title

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1854 - 1861

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 28.6 mm Weight 6.43 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) 'Gung' (of Gongchang). Chinese script above and below: ? (Dang 'Value') ?(Wu 'Five')

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1390-2015
Primary reference Number: 238639
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 12 September 2019 Updated: Thursday 12 September 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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