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Sang P'yong T'ong Bo, Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit, Korea, 1750

Sang P
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date made
1750
Object Name
coin
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.2373
catalog number
2017.0060.2373
accession number
2017.0060
Description (Brief)
One (1) sang p'yong t'ong bo coin, Special Army Unit
Korea, 1750
Obverse Image: Four Chinese characters read top, bottom, right, left
Obverse Text: Romanization: SANG / P'YONG / T'ONG / BO (Translation: Always Even Currency)
Reverse Image: Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit at top, crescent to the left, character for nine to the bottom.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YONG / KU (Translation: Oyongch'ong, Special Army Unit, Nine).
Location
Currently not on view
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
place made
Korea
Usage