Ch'ien Yu Yuan Pao, China, 1176-1199

Description (Brief):

One (1) ch'ien yu yuan pao coin, Emperor Jen Hsio (Hsia Kuo, Western Hsia Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1176 - 1199

Description (Brief)

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

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Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'IEN / YU / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Ch'ien Yu period.)

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Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 1176 - 1199

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.32055.587Catalog Number: 32055.587Accession 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_1828420

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