Guangxu Yuanbao was the currency of Qing Dynasty. There were many gold and silver coins in Guangxu period. At that time, during the Westernization Movement, this trend of thought also affected the coinage industry. In the 13th year of Guangxu reign, Zhang Zhidong, the governor of Guangdong and Guangxi, entrusted the British ministers to order a complete set of coin making machines in Britain, and first minted silver and copper coins in the Guangdong money Bureau. After that, the provinces followed suit and purchased foreign machine-made silver, which also made silver coins stained with western color.
Since the Qing Dynasty, there have been many wars, and the rare Guangxu Yuanbao has been seriously damaged, so far, the number has been extremely limited. Longwen Guangxu Yuanbao, which is very unique, represents not only money, but also the economic situation during the reign of Guangxu. For this reason, many collectors flocked to find the Longwen Guangxu Yuanbao to meet the needs of economic research in Qing Dynasty.
This coin is the first copper coin issued by the new mechanism silver coin in China. It is a famous treasure of modern mechanism copper coin. In order to make the people willing to accept it, the coin was increased by one cent. After its issuance, it was made in China, and its casting was fine, the design was beautiful, and the standard of copper quality was included. So the people were willing to store it, so it was not common in the market. Because of its short circulation time, the mints in other provinces melted down to make coins, which were rare to see.
There were many silver coins in Qing Dynasty, and many Qing emperors issued coins as currency. 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. Guangxu Yuanbao has always been a large category of coin collection, and has attracted the attention of many collectors. Guangxu Yuanbao in different editions has a unique charm, which is worth deep appreciation. According to the survey data, at present, more than 500000 people in China are tirelessly pursuing Guangxu Yuanbao.
此广东省造光绪元宝库平一钱四分四厘，经过岁月的洗礼，钱币包浆入骨，熟旧自然，深打字口清楚，流通痕迹明显，龙鳞清晰，藏品正面圈内铸有铭文“光绪元宝”四字，珠圈外上环铸楷体“广东省造”四字，底部铸货币价值：“库平一钱四分四厘”，边上各有一朵四瓣花，中心为满文“光绪元宝”。钱背：中心为蟠龙图案，龙纹霸气侧漏，豪气万千，大有帝王之风。上下环英文：KWANG-TUNG PROVINCE(广东省造)，1 MACE AND 4.4 CANDAREENS（一钱四分四厘），外圈铸有英文，品相精致，其审美风格独特。钱币虽小，也可管窥当时社会文化一斑。此藏品品相精致，其审美风格独持，钱币正面鲜然可见满汉文化的融合，而钱背却明确标示了西方文化的介入。它有着历史熏陶，是价值很高的革命文物，具有深远的历史纪念意义；同时还是考古和研究中国历史文化难得的实物。
After years of baptism, the coin is made in Guangdong Province. It has been made in Guangxu Yuan Bao. It is well-known and natural. It has been deeply typed, with clear circulation traces and clear dragon scales. The inscription "Guangxu Yuanbao" is cast in the front circle of the collection, and the four characters of "made in Guangdong Province" in regular script are cast in the upper ring of the bead circle, and the value of the coin is cast at the bottom: "Kuping one coin is four cents and four Li", with each side A four petalled flower, with "Guangxu Yuanbao" in the center. Qianbei: in the center is a dragon pattern, which is domineering and side leaking. It has the style of emperor. English: Kwang-tung provision (made in Guangdong Province), 1 mace and 4.4 candareens (1 coin, 4.4 cm). The outer ring is cast in English, with exquisite appearance and unique aesthetic style. Although the coin is small, it can also be a glimpse of the social culture at that time. The collection is exquisite in appearance and unique in aesthetic style. The integration of Manchu and Han culture can be seen on the front of the coin, while the back of money clearly indicates the intervention of western culture. It is a revolutionary cultural relic of high value and of far-reaching historical significance. It is also a rare object for Archaeology and research of Chinese history and culture.
The silver coin is precious in material and of high artistic value. It is made of precious metal or silver alloy. It is exquisitely made, with exquisite patterns, elegant characters, rich contents and brilliant silver. It has a certain function of preserving and appreciating value. With the continuous heating up of collection investment, silver dollar is very popular in the currency market. Chinese silver dollar is likely to become a "black horse" in the field of collection and investment in the future.