Sichuan Silver Coin Group
The silver coin is commonly known as "foreign money", "lace money" or "ocean", silver yuan originated in Europe in the 15th century, is the main currency in circulation of the silver standard countries. Around the Ming Wan calendar (1573-1620) the silver dollar began to flow into China. Silver dollar is one of the important currencies in modern currency collection.
After the Wuchang uprising, the provinces declared their independence, and the Baolu Army surrounded Chengdu. Zhao erfeng could not control the situation in Sichuan, only to hand over the regime to the leader of the Sichuan Baolu movement, Pu Tianjun and other constitutionalists. As a result, Sichuan Province also declared its independence, established the "Great Han Sichuan Military Government" and took over the Chengdu Mint. In order to expand the military needs, the casting and issuance of this "Chinese" word silver coins.
China is the last country in the world to end the silver standard currency system, the rest of the world has already withdrawn from the currency circulation mechanism silver coins with the development of old China's international trade and a large number of convergence to the Qing Dynasty and the Republic of China period of the old China circulation. As a result of the long-term large-scale cash register of the Chinese The People's Bank of China, the actual stock of the private old silver dollar is becoming less and less, and over time it eventually becomes a rare collection of cultural relics. Among the nearly a thousand kinds of old silver coins issued in our country, there is a very chic pattern, the center has a large book "Chinese" word, which is the exquisite "military government to create Sichuan Yuan yuan silver coins."
This "Chinese" word silver coins have the yuan, Wujiao, two corners, a corner of four currencies. Among them, the front of the "Yuan Yuan" silver yuan pattern is a large book "man" word, representing the new government "big man" meaning, with anti-Qing significance. There are 18 small circles around the word "Han" symbolizing the 18 provinces that responded to the Revolution in Xinhai, with four petals on both sides and six words on the top of the "Republic of China New Year"; The word "round" with four petals on both sides. The weight of the yuan yuan is generally lighter than "Yuan Datou", "Ocean Ocean", "Dragon Ocean" silver coin, color in 94%-95% between, the color of silver is very high, is currently one of the ten treasures of the silver coin market, with a lot of collection space worth collecting!