Guangxu yuan bao was one of the currencies in circulation during the reign of emperor guangxu of the qing dynasty. Zhang zhidong, governor of hubei province and guangdong province, took the lead in introducing the British coinage machine to cast silver and copper yuan, and the provinces followed suit. A total of 19 provincial bureau casting, in addition to the central department, local provinces cast copper yuan, are engraved on the front edge of the name of the province.
In 1906, the beiyang silver yuan bureau (also known as tianjin machinery bureau and coin bureau) was merged into the ministry of housing. In 1908, the department of accounts was renamed as the department branch, and the department of accounts general coinage factory was renamed as the department branch general coinage factory. In 1908, the guangxu yuan treasure house of tianjin general coinage factory was officially minting seven COINS and two silver COINS. The silver COINS were minting well, the weight of the COINS and the color standard, and they were well received after being put into circulation.
Coinage general factory silver coin, in the qing dynasty silver dollar popularity is higher, mainly because of the dragon's beautiful artistic modeling, magnificent momentum, flying clouds, exquisite workmanship, can be said to be a peak in the qing dynasty silver coin casting. Although the number of silver COINS left by the casting, but the design is very rich, other silver COINS can not be compared.
此枚造币总厂光绪元宝库平七钱二分，尺寸宽39.27mm，厚2.34mm，重26.8克。经过评级真品。造币总厂光绪元宝库平七钱二分银币一枚，钱币正面珠圈内铸有满、汉文“光绪元宝”四字，珠圈外上镌“造币总厂”四字，下镌“库平七钱二分”六字，左右两侧分镌圆点。钱背中央为蟠龙，上端是“光绪年造”，下端英文“TAI-CHING-TI-KUO SILVER COIN.造型美观，况且银色和重量都达到了标准程度，市场流通后，倍受各商家的欢迎，但由于铸造时间短，流通于市面的钱币并不多，但这也正是此币的尊贵之处。此枚钱币其包浆入骨，熟旧自然，深打字口清楚，流通痕迹明显，边齿过关，龙鳞清晰，具有极高的投资价值和收藏价值。它有着历史熏陶，是价值很高的历史文物，具有深远的历史纪念意义，收藏投资价值极高！
This coin, with a width of 39.27mm, a thickness of 2.34mm, and a weight of 26.8g, is seven coins and two Fen. It's rated authentic. There is a silver coin with seven coins and two Fen in Kuping of Guangxu Yuanbao. The four characters "Guangxu Yuanbao" in Manchu and Chinese characters are cast in the bead circle on the front of the coin. The four characters of "minzong" are engraved on the outside of the bead circle, and the six characters of "Kuping Qiqian Fenfen" are engraved on the left and right sides respectively. The central part of the coin is a flat dragon, with the upper part of the coin "made in Guangxu year" and the bottom part in English "tai-ching-ti-kuo silver coin". It is beautiful in shape, and its silver and weight have reached the standard level. After the market circulation, it is very popular with various merchants. However, due to the short casting time, there are not many coins circulating in the market, but this is also the respect of this coin. This coin is of high investment value and collection value because of its deep paste, natural maturity, deep typing, clear circulation trace, edge teeth and clear dragon scales. It has historical edification, is a high value historical relics, has a profound historical significance, collection investment value is very high!
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