Shun Hsi Yuan Pao, China, 1174-1189

Description (Brief):

One (1) shun hsi yuan pao coin, Emperor Hsiao Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1174 - 1189

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, right, bottom, left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: SHUN / HSI / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Shun Hsi period.)

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Reverse Image: Crescent and dot (star)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 1174 - 1189

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: Sebald, William J.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.13044Catalog Number: 66.13044Accession Number: 268682

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 23.3 mm; 1/32 in x 29/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6a6f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1819566

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