Qianlong Tongbao Yongzheng Tongbao
Number: MGPM - 00007
Diameter: 2.3 cm 2.3 cm
Weight: 2.9g 3.1g
Tongbao is a name for copper coins in China from the beginning of Tang Dynasty to the end of Qing Dynasty. In the early days, weight was often used as the name of coins, such as half baht and five baht. There are also Yuan Bao, Chong Bao, Zhi Bao and other money. Tang Dynasty changed the habit of naming coins by weight since Qin and Han Dynasty. Wude, Gaozu of Tang Dynasty, spent five baht coins in four years (621), and began to cast Tongbao. The picture above is a collection of rare Tongbao for our company. It is very precious with good quality.
This group of coins is a rare fine piece of ancient coins, with a clear and beautiful layout and square writing. Now let's get to know the beauty of this set of coins.
Qianlong Tongbao: It is because Emperor Qianlong of Qing Emperor Gaozong took office in 1735 A.D. and embodied his strategy of governing the country with "Wenzhi Wugong" in the 60 years of his reign. It is a glorious era in feudal society. Later, it was widely spread among the people that wearing "Qianlong Tongbao" copper coins can drive away evil spirits, and because of the two-character homonym of Qianlong, the coins favored by later generations of Tibetans. The coin was coined during the reign of Emperor Qianlong (1736-1795), and the Manchu language on the opposite side was rather complicated, with specific quotations and rubbings on it. Qianlong Tongbao, written in regular script, is read directly from top to bottom, right to left. The characters on the back of Qian have the word "treasure" on the left side of Yongzheng Manchu money-style perforation and the names of bureaus on the right side of the perforation.
Yongzheng Tongbao: Founded in the first year of Emperor Yongzheng in the Qing Dynasty (1723), Qian Wen was written in Song Dynasty. The four characters of Yongzheng Tongbao are dignified and standard, and the Manchu language is magnificent. Yongzheng Tongbao's money type is very unified, which is the most unified money-making in the Qing Dynasty. This characteristic greatly increased the circulation of Yongzheng money throughout the country. Its exquisite casting will be a competitive ancient coin.
As a kind of antique, coins have always been the focus of attention of collectors. And the material is precious, high artistic value, cast by precious metals or silver alloys, exquisite production, elegant design, elegant writing, rich content, brilliant silver, its beautiful appearance, also has a certain value preservation and appreciation function.