Ching Ting Yuan Pao, China, 1260-1264

Description (Brief):

One (1) ching ting yuan pao coin, Emperor Li Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1260 - 1264

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: CHING / TING / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Huang Sung period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: character is unreadable, maybe Liu character for sixth year of the period above hole?

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: LIU (Transition: sixth)

Date Made: 1260 - 1264

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.NU81047.185Catalog Number: NU81047.185Accession Number: 253346

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 29 mm; 1/32 in x 1 5/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1829322

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