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: Value two.

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Dot (star) on bottom.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: N/A

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Mendel Peterson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU81047.128Catalog Number: NU81047.128Accession Number: 253346

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 24.9 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1829265

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