[collection name]: Guangxu Yuanbao
[collection type]: Coins
[collection quantity]: one piece
[collection starting price]: 160000
Guangxu Yuanbao and Qing silver and copper coins are the most popular coins in the market. Among them, "Guangxu Yuanbao" has always been a hot spot in ancient coins, which has attracted the attention of many collectors. Different editions of Guangxu Yuanbao have unique charm and are worthy of deep appreciation. According to the survey data, at present, more than 500000 people in China are tirelessly pursuing Guangxu Yuanbao. "Guangxu Yuanbao" is the earliest machine-made coin in China. It is one of the top ten honorary products in modern China. It is commonly known as "Longyang". It is named after the dragon pattern on the back of the coin. It has important practical and historical significance, and combined with the late Qing Dynasty, the Republic of China war and other factors, some of the more precious Guangxu silver varieties have been rare, the collection value is high. Many collectors are flocking to it, competing to start the price.
Guangxu Yuanbao is the best craft and the most beautiful carving among all Chinese silver coins with dragon shaped patterns because of its combination with foreign advanced coinage technology. It can be said that it is one of the best works of ancient coins in China. The reason is that in the Qing Dynasty, when Emperor Guangxu was in power, the Empress Dowager Cixi was in power, so Emperor Guangxu put all his energy into the casting of coins. Therefore, each Guangxu Yuanbao is very exquisite in design and manufacture, and the design is very beautiful. It is worth mentioning that there is a Tengyun five claw dragon carved in the center of the back of Guangxu Yuanbao. It has perfect workmanship, unique style and lifelike appearance. The feature of Guangxu Yuanbao is that its front shows the integration of Manchu and Han culture, while the back of silver coin clearly indicates the intervention of western culture, which reflects the social culture of that time from a small coin.
This coin was minted by the mint in 1900. On the front of the silver coin, the Chinese character "Guangxu Yuanbao" is engraved inside the Pearl circle. Outside the circle, the upper end is engraved with "made in Beiyang", and the lower part is marked with "Kuping Qiqian 2 Fen". On the back of the silver coin, a Pearl Dragon is engraved, with English "Beiyang" on the top and "Kuping seven coins and two Fen" on the bottom. The collection is exquisite in appearance and unique in aesthetic style. The integration of Manchu and Han culture can be seen in the front of coins, while the back of money clearly indicates the intervention of western culture. It has a very high investment value and collection value because of its deep, natural, deep typing, clear circulation trace, edge teeth and clear dragon scales. It has historical edification, is a revolutionary cultural relic of high value, and has far-reaching historical significance; at the same time, it is also a rare object in Archaeology and research of Chinese history and culture, with very high collection value and appreciation space!