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Shao Ting T'ung Pao, China, 1228-1234

Shao Ting T'ung Pao, China, 1228-1234

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Description (Brief)
One (1) shao ting t'ung pao coin, Emperor Li Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)
China, 1228 - 1234
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: SHAO / TING / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Shao Ting period.)
Reverse Image: Wu character for fifth year of the period above the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: WU (Transition: fifth)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1228 - 1234
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 23.5 mm; 1/32 in x 15/16 in
ID Number
NU.66.13116
catalog number
66.13116
accession number
268682
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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