Money: coin

Production date
19th Century
Description
One circular coin. Obverse outer circumference presents eleven Chinese characters comprising (top) 安徽省造 (minted in Anhui province) and (bottom) 每元當製錢十文 (each coin valued ten wen). Obverse inner circumference presents four Chinese characters 光緒元寶 (guangxu yuanbao) surrounding two Manchu characters boo an (Nanking for Anhui mint). Reverse outer circumference reads AN-HWEI TEN CASH in English-language script surrounding central dragon motif. From the Guangxu era of the reign of Emperor Dezong (1875-1908 AD).
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Measurements
Diameter: 28.1mm (1 1/8")
Named collection
Other Id
C1957.982
E132.24
E2674
C1956.72
26/32
Catalogue number
C1957.982
E132.24
Accession number
1932.26.16

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