From: China | Sichuan | Chengdu | Tibet
Curatorial Section: Asian
|Chinese | Tibetan
|China | Sichuan | Chengdu | Tibet
|Early 20th Century
Obv. Portrait of Emperor Guangxu (光緒). Rev. 四川省造 Sichuan sheng zao (Made in Sichuan Province). Silver rupee cast in Sichuan Province for use in Tibet. These are modeled on British rupees with the portrait of Queen Victoria made for use in India.
|Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951
|171 - Other Number
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