Ta Sung Yuan Pao, China, 1226

<< >>
Description (Brief)
One (1) ta sung yuan pao coin, Emperor Li Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)
China, 1226
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, right, bottom, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / SUNG / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Ta Sung period.)
Reverse Image: San character for third year of the period below the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SAN (Transition: third)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1226
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 22 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.66.29914
catalog number
66.29914
accession number
270428
Credit Line
Peterson, Mendel
See more items in
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

Comments

Add a comment about this object