Chih Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1340-1367

Chih Cheng T'ung Pao, China, 1340-1367

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chih cheng tung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsu (Yuan/Mongol Dynasty)
China, 1340 - 1367
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIH / CHENG / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Chih Cheng period.)
Reverse Image: Mongolian character Mao above the hole signifying the date of coinage.
Reverse Text: Romanization: MAO (Translation: represents the dates Hsin Mao (1351))
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1340 - 1367
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 45.5 mm; 1/32 in x 1 25/32 in
ID Number
NU.66.13185
catalog number
66.13185
accession number
268682
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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