Shun Yu Yuan Pao, China, 1241-1252

Description (Brief):

One (1) shun yu yuan pao coin, Emperor Li Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)

Description (Brief)

China, 1241-1252

Description (Brief)

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

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: SHUN / YU / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original Coin of the Shun Yu period.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Character for eleven, eleventh year of the period, above the hole.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: Romanization: SHIH / YI (Translation: eleventh )

Date Made: 1241 - 1252Associated Date: 1225 - 1265

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChinaAssociated Place: China

Related Event: Reign of the Northern Sung Dynasty

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See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins

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Credit Line: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.520Catalog Number: 32055.520Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

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

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-b82e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_936174

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