Ch'ing Yuan T'ung Pao, China, 1195-1200

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ch'ing yuan t'ung pao coin, Emperor Ning Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)
China, 1195 - 1200
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'ING / YUAN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Ch'ing Yuan period.)
Reverse Image: Character for three, third year of the reign, below.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SAN (Translation: third)
Currently not on view
date made
1195 - 1200
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 24.6 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History