Dragon Copper 5 Cash Cent 1906 Huibei Hupeh Province Guang Xu Emperor China Y#9j
Reign title: Guang Xu, AD 1875-1908
Reverse: Dragon, the symbol of the Qing royal family, Flaming Dragon emblem in center,
References: Y#9 j
This 5 cash Hupei Dragon copper Circular coin was issued in 1906 with the sexagenary year written in Chinese "Ping Wu" on the obverse. A Chinese character "E" meaning Hupei Province inscribed in center, surrounded by Chinese (Great Ch'ing copper Coin) within beaded circle. 2 Chinese characters "HU POO" (Board of Revenue) on each side of the center in the outer circle, the Emperor's reign title in four Manchu characters with two Chinese characters denoting the sexagenary year of the issue above, and Chinese (Equivalent to 5 Cash) below.
On the reverse are Flaming Dragon emblem in center, surrounded by stylized clouds within beaded circle; above in outer circle, Chinese means made in the Reign of Kuang Hsu, below English "TAI-CHING-TI-KUO COPPER COIN". TI_KUO means empires.