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1 Cash - Qianlong Boo-chiowan

1 Cash - Qianlong (Boo-chiowan) -  obverse 1 Cash - Qianlong (Boo-chiowan) -  reverse

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Features

Country China - Empire
Emperor Qianlong (1735-1796)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1736-1800
Value 1 Cash (0.001)
Composition Brass
Weight 4.5 g
Diameter 23 mm
Thickness 1.53 mm
Shape Round with a square hole
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized yes
References FD# 2297, Hartill# 22.200-42, Schjoth# 1463-5, KM# 387.1-2, KM# 389
Fisher's Ding
by Fubao Ding
(George A. Fisher)
Cast Chinese Coins
by David Hartill
(Trafford Publishing)
Chinese Currency
by Fredrik Schjöth
(Andrew Publishing Co.)
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Chinese ideograms
- Top to bottom:
乾隆 = Qianlong, 6th emperor of the Qing dynasty (Manchu) 1736-1795.
- Right to left:
通寶 = Tong bao, means currency

Lettering:
 乾
寶 通
 隆

Reverse

In Manchu prints, the mint name: Boo-chiowan (Board of Revenue, Beijing)

Lettering: ᠪᠣᠣ ᠴᡳᠣᠸᠠᠨ

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Varieties:

Type A: Well made coins, large Manchu
Type B: 乙 radical in 乾, マ radical in 通
Type C: 乙 radical in 乾, コ radical in 通; round head ᠪᠣᠣ
Type D: Z-type 乙 radical in 乾, コ and slanting 辶 radicals in 通; protruding head ᠪᠣᠣ
Type E: 乙 radical in 乾, コ and slanting 辶 radicals in 通; round head ᠪᠣᠣ
Type F1: し radical in 乾; cursive ᠴᡳᠣᠸᠠᠨ
Type F2: し radical in 乾; gap between oos in ᠪᠣᠣ
Type G1: し radical in 乾; protruding head ᠪᠣᠣ
Type G2: し radical in 乾; crude text; broad rims

Shanlongs (posthumous: 缶 radical instead of 生 in 隆):
Type H1: vertical dots 辶 radical in 通
Type H2: oblique dots 辶 radical in 通
Type H3: horizontal dots 辶 radical in 通

Please notice that all Shanlong types share the KM#389 & S#1463 references.

Privy marks:

East branch (D-H2): Radical 貝 in 寶 has 6 strokes
East branch (H3): six stroke 貝 radical ; マ radical in 通
South branch (D-H2): Top vertical stroke of radical 車 in 乾 is slanting
South branch (H3): コ radical and two dot 辶 radical in 通
West branch (D-E): stroke linking both コ et 用 radicals in 通
West branch (F1-H2): Middle stroke protrudes from 用 in 通
West branch (H3): マ radical and one dot 辶 radical in 通
North branch (D-G): Left protuding top of radical 阝 in 隆
North branch (H1): no privy mark, コ radical in 通
North branch (H2): protruding head ᠪᠣᠣ, コ radical in 通
North branch (H3): protruding head ᠪᠣᠣ

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1736)  1.70 2.01 DH#22.200 (Type A; 乾 with し radical)
ND (1736-1739)  0.59 DH#22.201 (Type A; 乾 with 乙 radical)
ND (1736-1795)  KM#387.2, S#1465 (missing in other catalogs, dot on reverse upper left)
ND (1740-1745)  0.42 DH#22.202 (Type B; broad rims; ᠪᠣ᠊ᠣ instead of ᠪᠣᠣ) ; FD#2297, S#1464, KM#387.1
ND (1746-1753)  DH#22.203 (Tybe B; broad rims, heavy top 寶)
ND (1754-1760)  DH#22.204 (Type B; smaller rims; large manchu)
ND (1761)  DH#22.205 (Type C; Large manchu, small rims)
ND (1761-1767)  DH#22.206 (Type D; wavy vertical stroke in 辶)
ND (1761-1767)  DH#22.207 (Type D; East branch)
ND (1761-1767)  DH#22.208 (Type D; South branch)
ND (1761-1767)  DH#22.209 (Type D; West branch)
ND (1761-1767)  DH#22.210 (Type D; North branch)
ND (1768-1773)  DH#22.211 (Type E; East branch)
ND (1768-1773)  DH#22.212 (Type E; South branch)
ND (1768-1773)  DH#22.213 (Type E; West branch)
ND (1768-1773)  DH#22.214 (Type E; North branch)
ND (1774)  DH#22.215 (Type F1; East branch)
ND (1774)  DH#22.216 (Type F1; South branch)
ND (1774)  DH#22.217 (Type F1; West branch)
ND (1774)  DH#22.218 (Type F1; North branch)
ND (1775-1781)  DH#22.219 (Type F2; East branch)
ND (1775-1781)  DH#22.220 (Type F2; South branch)
ND (1775-1781)  DH#22.221 (Type F2; West branch)
ND (1775-1781)  DH#22.222 (Type F2; North branch)
ND (1782-1795)  DH#22.223 (Type G1; East branch)
ND (1782-1795)  DH#22.224 (Type G1; South branch)
ND (1782-1795)  DH#22.225 (Type G1; West branch)
ND (1782-1795)  DH#22.226 (Type G1; North branch)
ND (1795)  DH#22.227 (Type G2; East branch)
ND (1795)  DH#22.228 (Type G2; South branch)
ND (1795)  DH#22.229 (Type G2; West branch)
ND (1795)  DH#22.230 (Type G2; North branch)
ND (1796-1798)  DH#22.231 (Type H1; East branch)
ND (1796-1798)  DH#22.232 (Type H1; South branch)
ND (1796-1798)  DH#22.233 (Type H1; West branch)
ND (1796-1798)  DH#22.234 (Type H1; North branch)
ND (1799-1800)  DH#22.235 (Type H2; East branch)
ND (1799-1800)  DH#22.236 (Type H2; South branch)
ND (1799-1800)  DH#22.237 (Type H2; West branch)
ND (1799-1800)  DH#22.238 (Type H2; North branch)
ND (1800)  DH#22.239 (Type H3; East branch)
ND (1800)  DH#22.240 (Type H3; South branch)
ND (1800)  DH#22.241 (Type H3; West branch)
ND (1800)  DH#22.242 (Type H3; North branch)

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