Chih Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1340-1367

Chih Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1340-1367

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chih cheng t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsu (Yuan/Mongol Dynasty)
China, 1340 - 1367
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIH / CHENG / CHIH / PAO (Translation: Coin of the Chih Cheng period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox character Chi above the hole, from right to left are Orthodox characters.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CHI / CH'UAN / CH'AO / YI / CH'IEN (Translation: Luck / Equal to one mace paper money)
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1340 - 1367
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 33 mm; 1/32 in x 1 5/16 in
ID Number
NU.32055.615
catalog number
32055.615
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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