[collection name]: Xianfeng chongbao
[collection type]: Coins
[introduction to the collection]: ancient coins are as bright as stars. When it comes to the value of ancient coins, they belong to the coins circulated during the Xianfeng Period of the Qing Dynasty - Xianfeng's treasure is the most important. Xianfeng treasure is a rare ancient coin. With the passage of history, although it has long lost its original circulation function, it is endowed with more complete functions such as artistic value, ornamental value and collection value because it is the carrier of politics, economy, culture and art. This is an important reason why coin lovers love collecting Xianfeng treasure so much.
Xianfeng chongbao was one of the currencies in circulation during the Xianfeng Period of the Qing Dynasty. Since ancient times, Guquan lovers have been most concerned about and committed to collecting and appreciating the valued coins. Xianfeng treasure has always been regarded as priceless by collectors. The time of issuing currency by regional regimes is also quite short. In addition, the circulation area is narrow, and the value of the currency is very high. Its craft can also be called gilding, with thick texture and a sense of reality. During the Xianfeng Period of the Qing Dynasty, due to the invasion of Western capitalist strength and the influence of the domestic Taiping Heavenly Kingdom uprising, the political situation was in danger and the finance was basically exhausted. In order to save the currency system from collapsing, the Qing government minted Xianfeng big money. When five is hereinafter referred to as "heavy treasure", more than fifty is divided into "Xianfeng Yuanbao". "Xianfeng treasure" can be divided into four, five, eight, ten, twenty, thirty, forty and fifty, a total of eight. Among them, Xianfeng chongbao coins of Baoquan bureau have elegant layout design and excellent carving. However, the casting quantity is small, so they are very rare in the world and have high historical and academic value.
Money is not only a means of commodity exchange, but also a special cultural carrier. It is not only a special commodity, but also an exquisite art. It is also a reflection of the political, economic, cultural and artistic conditions of various countries in various periods. In its long development process, Chinese ancient coins have gradually formed a unique Oriental coin culture system. Therefore, its value has been found by more and more people, and ancient coins have been collected by more and more people, with high collection value!