Xianfeng Yuanbao is one of the ancient coins in China. According to the records, during the Xianfeng period of the Qing Dynasty (1851-1861), the peasant uprising in the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom developed rapidly and built its capital in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province. At this time, the Yunnan copper, which the Qing government relied on to make money, could not be transported into Beijing because of the blockage of roads. On the one hand, the suppression of the uprising urgently needed a large amount of military pay expenditure. On the other hand, the lack of raw materials for making money caused serious financial difficulties to the Qing government, which eventually forced the Qing government to issue banknotes and recast large amounts of money to make up for the financial deficit since Xianfeng three years. It is against this background that Xianfeng Yuanbao Dang hundred coins came into being.
This Xianfeng Yuanbao is a treasure of coins, with its neat shape, appropriate size, natural embroidery color, distinct traces of time and natural historical transition. The front of the coin is "Xianfeng Yuanbao". The back is marked with the Chinese character "Dangbai". The front is a copper coin with a circular square hole. Its shape is out of the sky. The mainland law takes the meaning of "Dangbai". Although not far from this generation, it still has great collection value.
Although the collection has been baptized by the wind and frost of a hundred years, the face of the coin is not too worn out. It has a good appearance and is very delicate. It is a fine product in a hundred coins. The coin of Xianfeng year is the best in the whole Qing Dynasty. It is the best in Xianfeng coin. Its value will be higher. It is a rare treasure in the coin collection and worth collecting.