Shao Hsing Yuan Pao, China, 1131-1163

Description (Brief):

One (1) shao hsing yuan pao coin, Emperor Kao Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1131 - 1163

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

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Obverse Text: Romanization: SHAO / HSING / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Shao Hisng period.)

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Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 1131 - 1163

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.32055.367Catalog Number: 32055.367Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 29.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 5/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-dfe0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1828209

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