Ta Ting T'ung Pao, China, 1189

Ta Ting T'ung Pao, China, 1189

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ta ting t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsung (Chin (Nu-Chen) Tartars Dynasty)
China, 1189
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / TING / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Ta Ting period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox character above the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: SHEN (Translation: One of the cyclical characters showing the year of coinage to have been 1189)
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1189
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 24.3 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.32055.574
catalog number
32055.574
accession number
32055
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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