Hsien Shun Yuan Pao, China, 1265-1275

Description (Brief):

One (1) hsien shun yuan pao coin, Emperor Tu Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1265 - 1275

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: HSIEN / SHUN / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original Coin of the Hsien Shun period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Yuan character for first year of the period above the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: YUAN (Transition: first)

Date Made: 1265 - 1275

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.32055.547Catalog Number: 32055.547Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 28.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-e097-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1828383

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