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Jia Qing Tong Bao: CM.1425-2015

Object information

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Jia Qing Tong Bao


Ruler: Ren Zong (1796-1820)
Mint: Board of Works (Old Branch)




Jia Qing: reign/era title

Acquisition and important dates

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


1816 - 1820

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 24.87 mm Weight 3.37 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 嘉慶通寶 Jia Qing Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Manchu script to left and right of central hole: 'Boo' (Treasure) 'Yuwan' (Board of Works).

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1425-2015
Primary reference Number: 238674
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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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