China, Ching Dynasty. T'ai P'ing Rebellion, 1850 to 1864. 1 cash. S-1606.

Ancient Coins - China, Ching Dynasty. T'ai P'ing Rebellion, 1850 to 1864. 1 cash. S-1606.
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The T'ai P'ing rebellion started during the reign of Hsien-Feng in 1850, and ended under T'ung Chih in 1864.  The leader of the Rebellion was Hung Hsiu-ch'uan who had not only converted to Christianity, but came to believe his was actually the son of God and brother of Jesus, and was attempting to establish a Christian but Communist style state, with himself as the supreme leader.

Leader : Hung Hsiu-ch'uan .

Date : issued between 1861 and 1864.

Denomination : Bronze 1 cash.

Reference : Hartill 23.18.  S-1606.

Size : 23.8 mm.  Weight : 3.23 grams.

Grade : VF

Obverse : "Tai Ping Tian Guo" meaning Tai ping Heavenly Kingdom.

Reverse : "Sheng Bao" meaning Sacred Money.

Price SKU: vcoin4418
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Rates for: 01/16/18

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