According to the Republic of China period, "Jiang Zhongchuan" "China's gold, silver and nickel coin chart" records: "The Shaanxi Province Mint, although in Guangxu twenty-four years (1898) began to organize, ultimately not formally established, the province's silver coins, only by (Hubei Province Mint) on behalf of a number of coins, is a valuable treasure." According to "SiJiagan" written "China's modern coin exchange examination" records: Shaanxi Province, silver coins have four versions of the currency, both "Kuping seven cents two cents, Kuping three cents six cents, Kuping one money four cents, Kuping three-point six-cent" silver coins, these four are trial models, for the then "Hubei Province Mint" mint. Currency history expert "Peng Xinwei" in the "China's currency history" also called "Made in Shaanxi Province" (Kuping seven money two cents) Longyang for the province cast.
"China's past gold and silver currency overview, modern gold and silver coin volume" also said: "Guangxu twenty-four years, Shaanxi Province commissioned the United Kingdom Birmingham- HeiDun Mint to mint a set of size 5 kinds of silver-like coins, Shaanxi Province would like to wait for the establishment of the silver round bureau, can be opened, but not allowed." And "China's modern currency history data" also said: "Shanxi Province in Guangxu twenty-five March, "Wei Guangxuan" set up their own bureau casting." Literally, it seems that "Made in Shaanxi Province - Guangxu Yuanbao" is also Shaanxi Province self-casting.
Through the above data show that it can be seen: First, "Shanxi Province to create "Guangxu Yuanbao" silver coins have not been officially put into production. 2. The Mint was not allowed to be established. Third, the existence of the sample coin casting site (Hubei Province Mint) and Birmingham (Sidon Mint) in the United Kingdom on behalf of the two places said. Fourth, the time of the type coin casting exists in 1898 and 1899 two said. Although Shaanxi Province's creation of "Guangxu Yuanbao" silver coins are a mystery, but this does not affect its status in China's mechanism of silver coins , "big treasures", but become researchers and collectors to pursue the target.