China, Ching Dynasty. Hsien-Feng, AD 1851 to 1861. 500 Cash. Hartill 22.712 ( large coin)

Ancient Coins - China, Ching Dynasty. Hsien-Feng, AD 1851 to 1861. 500 Cash. Hartill 22.712 ( large coin)
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Hsien-Feng ruled during the time of the Tai Ping rebellion, and the large denomination inflationary coins and paper money he issued resulted from that war.    The 500 cash is a fairly scarce denomination, and in our experience somewhat scarcer than the 1000 cash denomination.

Emperor : Wen Tsung using the title Hsien-Feng.

Date : 1851 to 1861.

Denomination : Copper 500 cash.  Mint : Board of Revenue mint.

Reference : Hartill 22.712. 

Size : 57.8 mm.  Weight : 55.18 grams.

Grade : gVF.

Obverse : "Hsien-Feng yuan-pao".

Reverse : "t'ang wu bai boo ciowan" (value 500, Board of Revenue mint).

Price SKU: vcoin4665
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Rates for: 06/20/18

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