China Emperor Dragon Copper 20 Cash, 1903 Beijing Hu Poo Board of Revenue Mint

China Emperor Dragon Copper 20 Cash, 1903 Beijing Hu Poo Board of Revenue Mint

China Qing Dynasty
Guang Xu, Dragon Copper 20 Cash

Hu Poo, Bejing Board of Revenue mint, 1903 AD




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Reign title: Guang Xu, AD 1875-1908

Hu Poo 20 Cash

 

Size: 32 mm; Weight: 10 grams; Copper

 

Obverse: Dragon, the symbol of the Qing royal family,
the emblem of flaming dragon flying in clouds inside the beaded circle.
Lettering:

部     戶

寶 元


文十二錢制當

Reverse
Lettering:
HU POO * 20 CASH *

Edge: Plain

Catalog Number: Y# 5

 

Chinese Dragon Copper Coin

For the shortage of the old copper cash in the late Qing dynasty, the tradition casting method did not help economically to solve the problem. When Hong