Chou Yuan T'ung Pao, China, 954 - 959

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chou yuan t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsung (Posterior Chou Dynasty)
China, 954 - 959
Obverse Image: Characters read top, bottom, right, left AND/OR top right bottom left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHOU / YUAN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Chou Dynasty.)
Reverse Image: Crescent or new moon bottom and dot (star) above.
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
date made
954 - 959
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 25 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Stack Family
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History