Diameter 51 mm, weight 22.3g, bronze
Obverse (right image) bears legend of XIXth Century Vietnamese coin
Minh Man Thong Bao.
10-Feb-98 I received request about shown Vietnamese coin or charm:
Here is a scan of the coin. Maybe you can identify it for me. If you
can i would like to know what type of coin it is and maybe its value.
Message from Van H.Nguyen
OBV.: Minh-mang thong bao
REV.: Nguyen hanh loi trinh
It is one of forty phrases found on the REV. of Minh-mang thong
bao large copper cash coins.
It's a common coin, priced in the range of US$ 80-120.
Once more Minh-mang thong bao
Nice additional information can be found at Mr.Y.K.Leung site.
Vladimir Belyaev .