Hsien Fu Yuan Pao, China, 1008-1017

Description (Brief):

One (1) hsien fu yuan pao coin, Emperor Chen Tsung (Northern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1008 - 1017

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Obverse Image: Script read top, right, bottom, left.

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Obverse Text: Romanization: HSIEN / FU / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Hsien Fu period.)

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Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 1008 - 1017

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins

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Credit Line: Stack Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.77.61.171Catalog Number: 77.61.171Accession Number: 1977.0796

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-1360-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1817722

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