Shao Hsi Yuan Pao, China, 1190-1194

Description (Brief):

One (1) shao hsi yuan pao coin, Emperor Kuang Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1190 - 1194

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: SHAO / HSI / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Shao Hsi period.)

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Reverse Image: Erh character for second year of reign.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: ERH (Translation: second)

Date Made: 1190 - 1194

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.66.13049Catalog Number: 66.13049Accession Number: 268682

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 23.9 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-7362-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1819596

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