Skip to main content

Chong Zhen Tong Bao: CM.557-2015

Object information

Awaiting location update


Chong Zhen Tong Bao


Ruler: Si Zong (1628-1644)




Chong Zhen: reign/era title.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2015-04-27) by North, Jeffrey J.


1628 - 1644

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Diameter 23.35 mm Weight 3.48 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 崇禎通寶 Chong Zhen Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Dot above central hole.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.557-2015
Primary reference Number: 237807
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Thursday 12 September 2019 Updated: Thursday 12 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Chong Zhen Tong Bao" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-09-26 11:19:02

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Chong Zhen Tong Bao |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-09-26 11:19:02|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

More objects and works of art you might like

10 Cash

Accession Number: CM.FE.2225-R

10 Cash

Accession Number: CM.FE.2229-R

10 Cash

Accession Number: CM.FE.706-R

10 Cash

Accession Number: CM.FE.2231-R

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...