Chih Cheng Chih Pao, China, 1333 - 1341

Description (Brief):

One (1) chih cheng chih pao Coin, Emperor Shun Ti (Yuan/Mongol Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1333 - 1341 (later copy)

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIH / CHENG / CHIH / PAO (Translation: Coin of the Chih Cheng period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Five Orthodox characters, two on right and left, one at top, center.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: CH'UAN / CH'AO / WU / CHIEN / CHI (Translation: Equal to five mace, luck.)

Date Made: 1333 - 1341

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.32055.618Catalog Number: 32055.618Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: 4 mm x 75 mm; 5/32 in x 2 15/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1828447

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