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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:: CM.698-2006

An image of Cash (Vietnamese money)

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Titles

Nineteen Far Eastern coins:

Maker(s)

Le Hien Tong (1740-1786) (Ruler)
With the title of Canh Hung (1740-1776) (Ruler)

Description

Annam (Vietnam), Æ cash, Canh Hung Dai Bao, 1740-76 (Barker 77), 3.17g. From Early World Coins List 43, no. 103.

Notes

History note: Early World Coins List 43 No. 103

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 22.63 mm
Image(width): 22.21 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-11-20) by Early World Coins

Dating

1740 - 1776 1776

Components of the work

Object: composed of copper Weight 3.17 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Canh Hung Dai Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.698-2006
Primary reference Number: 180674
Barker: 77
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Cash (Vietnamese money)" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/180674 Accessed: 2021-10-28 11:51:15

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