Cheng Lung Yuan Pao, China, 1156-1161

Description (Brief):

One (1) cheng lung yuan pao coin, Emperor Wan-yen Liang (Chin (Nu-Chen) Tartars Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1156 - 1161

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: CHENG / LUNG / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Cheng Lung period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Orthodox character above hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: TA (Translation: Incuse)

Date Made: 1156 - 1161

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Peterson, Mendel

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.67.102422Catalog Number: 67.102422Accession Number: 276283

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 4 mm x 23 mm; 5/32 in x 29/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1820173

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