Ancient Korean Korean Choson Tong Bo 1625 AD, King Injo palbun style
Korean Choson Tong Bo
1625 AD, King Injo (仁 祖) One cash, palbun style
Weight: 5.4 grams; Size: 24 mm; Bronze
Choson Tong Bo (朝 鮮通寶)
Korean Coins of King Ingo (仁 祖) of the Yi Dynasty
The second time coins with the inscription Choson tong bo (朝 鮮通寶) were cast was 200 years later in the 3rd year (1625 AD) of the reign of King Injo (仁 祖) of the Yi Dynasty (Choson or Chosun or Joseon Dynasty 李紀).
Unlike the earlier Choson tong bo (朝鮮通寶) coins, these coins had the inscription written in "official style" (palbun 八分) as in the example at the left.