Cheng Lung Yuan Pao, China, 1156-1161

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Description (Brief)
One (1) cheng lung yuan pao coin, Emperor Wan-yen Liang (Chin (Nu-Chen) Tartars Dynasty)
China, 1156 - 1161
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, right, bottom, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHENG / LUNG / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Cheng Lung period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox character above hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: TA (Translation: Incuse)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1156 - 1161
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 mm x 23 mm; 5/32 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.67.102422
catalog number
67.102422
accession number
276283
Credit Line
Peterson, Mendel
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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