Beiyang is now the old name in Tianjin, which was called Zhili Province in the Qing Dynasty. In 1899, the Qing government wanted to recover the coinage right of Beiyang Mint, which was preserved by Ronglu and other ministers. After several setbacks, the number of Guangxu Yuan Bao minted by Beiyang Mint is small, and the number of other Yuan Bao circulated in the world is also small. With the passage of time, a large number of Guangxu Yuan Bao made in Beiyang Mint are also lost. Few of them survive in the world. As we all know, antique relics are precious for their rarity. The treasure is well preserved and clear in texture. It is a rare treasure in Guangxu Yuanbao.
Guangxu Yuanbao can be said to be the best collector of coins in Qing Dynasty. Among them, Beiyang Guangxu Yuanbao has always made great achievements. Its price has been far ahead in the collection market. In recent years, more and more people like to collect coins, which leads to the price of Guangxu Yuanbao rising continuously.
This Beiyang Guangxu Yuanbao is 34 edition. The four characters of Chinese "Guangxu Yuanbao" are engraved on the front of the silver coin, and the upper end of the pearl ring is engraved with the Chinese "Beiyang Made", while the lower end is worth "Kuping 7 cents and 2 cents", each with a dot at the left and right ends. On the back of the silver coin, the central dragon picture, the English "Guangxu 34 years" on the upper ring, the English "Beiyang" on the lower side, with a dot on the left and right sides, and a magnificent dragon in the middle. The dragon's eyes are brilliant, the Dragon scales are carved in fine and delicate shapes, the body is vigorous and powerful, the spirit is brave, and the royal majesty atmosphere is displayed. Beiyang Guangxuyuan Treasury is a rare silver coin treasure, which is the first in Longyang.
This Beiyang Guangxuyuan Treasury Pingqian 2 sub-contracted pulp is old, exquisite workmanship, excellent quality, handsome writing, round and complete stroke decoration, regular script calligraphy is very dignified atmosphere, the shelf structure is balanced and stretched. The dragon pattern has exotic eyes, compact scales and pearl grain without any viscidity. The dragon's claws are proud and powerful. Side teeth standard, ring teeth protruding, clear particles, flat floor, smooth as a board. Casting amount is extremely scarce and has a high collection value.
The silver coin Guangxu Yuanbao was issued from 1898 to 1907, and its normal color was 89%-90%. There are inscriptions on the front, the top of which is cast in italics "XX province made" or "Mint General Factory", and the bottom of which is cast in currency values such as "Kuping seven cents two cents". The center directly reads the four words "Guangxu Yuan Bao", and the center of which is the Manchu "Guangxu Yuan Bao". The top of the outer ring of the back of the silver coin is inscribed in the small standard English font "Made in XX Province" or "Mint General Factory". The following is the value of the English currency. The inner ring has a central picture of the dragon, with exquisite taste and unique aesthetic style. Although the coin is small, it can also give a glimpse of social culture.
At last, the coin auction market represented by the machine-made coins is shining brilliantly. Even compared with overseas markets, the mainland market is not inferior at present. Collectors and investors have richer knowledge, wider horizons, and profound changes have taken place in their concepts. They are more demanding in their pursuit of collections. On the premise of rarity and rarity, they pay more attention to the perfection and future value of collections.