Sung Yuan T'ung Pao, China, 960-976

Description (Brief):

One (1) sung yuan t'ung pao coin, Emperor T'ai Tsu (Northern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 960 - 976

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: SUNG / YUAN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Sung Yuan period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Dot below the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 960 - 976

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: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.234Catalog Number: 32055.234Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 25 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1828082

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