Chien Yen T'ung Pao, China, 1127-1131

Description (Brief):

One (1) chien yen t'ung pao coin, Emperor Kao Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1127 - 1131

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIEN / YEN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Chien Yen period.)

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Reverse Image: Character Chuan: Three strokes above the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: CHUAN (Translation: refers to the Western Szechuan)

Date Made: 1127 - 1131

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: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.359Catalog Number: 32055.359Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-dfd9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1828201

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