10 Cash - Sure Manchu script; type 2

Features

Issuer Later Jin dynasty (Empire of China)
Khan Hong Taiji (1626-1636)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1627-1631
Value 10 Cash
Currency Cash (1616-1631)
Composition Brass
Weight 31.02 g
Diameter 44 mm
Shape Round with a square hole
Technique Cast
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
272296
References Hartill# 22.8,
David Hartill; 2017. Cast Chinese Coins (2nd edition). New Generation Publishing, London, United Kingdom.
FD# 2175
Fubao Ding, George Albert Fisher; 1990. Fisher's Ding. G. A. Fisher, Littleton, Colorado, United States.

Obverse

Four Manchu words (read veritcally) read left to top, bottom to right.

Script: Mongolian / Manchu

Lettering:
ᡥᠠᠨ
ᠵᡳᡴᠠ ᠰᡠᡵᡝ
ᠨᡳ

Translation:
Sure han ni jiha
[Abkai] sure (era of Hong Taiji, 1627-1636) / Khan's money

Reverse

One Manchu word above and two to the right.

Script: Mongolian / Manchu

Lettering: ᠵᡠᠸᠠᠨ᠋ ᡝᠮᡠ ᠶᠠᠨ᠋

Translation:
Juwan emu yan
10 Cash / 1 Liang (of silver)

Edge

Smooth.

Comments

Type 1 differs from Type 2 in the location of Juwan on the reverse, and that Type 1 does not have a dot to the left of Ni while Type 2 does.

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