Mountain ghost money, beginning to cast at the end of the Ming dynasty, qing dynasty casting line extremely prosperous, folk line with a very wide. It is a carrier used by Taoist priests in the qing dynasty to defeat demons and shock ghosts and drive away evil spirits. After the Taoist priest light, the people please return to hang in the town house or carry to protect peace. In the qing dynasty, mountain ghost spending money was the most widely spread period, many people will wear it on the hat, belt, on the one hand, its beautiful image can be used as a kind of ornaments, on the other hand, it can also meet the psychological exorcism of ghosts and evil spirits. In addition, mountain ghost money is also used more in the corner, screen wall and so on, as the town house, and the mountain ghost money with eight diagrams, is one of the top! Mountain devils spend money.
When "gossip money" is issued, it is used as "spending money" instead of circulation. It is used for playing and commemorating, and is not "positive coin". It is the money from heaven and earth, which occupies a large proportion in the youteng money family. It was cast from the eastern han dynasty to the Ming and qing dynasties, and some generations copied several generations of the same kind. According to legend, there is a saying that "a copper eight diagrams is better than fifty money".
Shanghou spend the earliest casting at the end of the yuan Ming dynasty, qing dynasty is the peak of casting, in the folk very popular. After the people get this money, please Taoist priest light, then please go home, put in the home, pray for the protection of the mountain god, always maintain family peace. Spend money, belong to folk money. Folk money was passed down from han dynasty to han dynasty. For some special purposes, such as keeping away evil spirits and good luck, folk money was not used in circulation. The Ming and qing dynasties were the heyday of spending money. The total amount of money was very little. Most of the money was handed down in copper color from generation to generation.
In recent years, with the emergence of heat collection of ancient COINS, ancient COINS through the vicissitudes of life world amount is not much, and now more and more Tibetan friend join preservation, able to circulate in the market to trade the old COINS is less and less, but has been snubbed by spending gradually enters into people's field of vision, by the broad masses of Tibetan friend attention again, among them, the money in my alter ego to spend money, because of its patterns, ornamental design of casting fine, clear, well-made, exiguous, is favored by vast collection hobby friends, price, of course, is also a rising tide lifts all boats.
Chongzhen tongbao money back there are stars and moons, and some have galloping horse graphics, commonly known as "chongzhen run horse." In addition, there is a back text for manchu, it is said to be the qing army when the cast, some people suspect that may be private folk cast money. Xiaoping, two, five yuan back complex confusion, remember the heavy, remember the sky stem, remember bureau, remember the land, remember bureau and value, auspicious language money, etc. Be handed down when ten big money light back have no text, have text. Additional, chongzhen tongbao still has close money on the back.
There are many kinds of money in folklore." It is legend farmer uprising leader li zicheng calls li chuang king, chuang word is the horse in the door, "run horse chongzhen" it is li zicheng rides a horse to break through the Forbidden City precursor. Second is the legend of Beijing is li zicheng breached, "run chongzhen horse" is to let chongzhen emperor ride a horse to run quickly, but too slow, chongzhen emperor still hanged himself, died of coal mountain. Third, it is said that after the demise of the Ming dynasty, south mingfu king ignored the government, and maerying, the governor of fengyang, took charge of the government, engaged in malpractice and excluded loyalty and kindness. "running a horse in chongzhen" means that maerying, a treacherous official, ruined the whole Ming dynasty.
Although the coin is small, it can also get a glimpse of the social culture and economy at that time, and highlight the exquisite manufacturing technology at that time. This coin goes through the passage of time, the surface is slightly worn down, and it gives out natural brightness because it changes hands in circulation. It has immeasurable academic, collection and research value!