Ta Yuan Tung Pao, China, 1308-1312

Description (Brief):

One (1) ta yuan tung pao coin, Emperor Wu Tsung ( Yuan/Mongol Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1308 - 1312

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / YUAN / TUNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Great Yuan.)

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Reverse Image: Four Mongolian Characters.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]

[[Obverse Text]] 大元 通寳

[[Transliteration]] DA / YUAN / TONG / BAO

[[Translation]] Great Yüan General Currency

[[Reverse Text]] N/A

Date Made: 1308 - 1312

Crowdsourcing: Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteersLocation: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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Credit Line: Mendel Peterson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU81047.195Catalog Number: NU81047.195Accession Number: 253346

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 mm x 42 mm; 1/8 in x 1 21/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d4b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1829332

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