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Sung Yuan T'ung Pao, China, 960-976

Sung Yuan T'ung Pao, China, 960-976

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Description (Brief)
One (1) sung yuan t'ung pao coin, Emperor T'ai Tsu (Northern Sung Dynasty)
China, 960 - 976
Obverse Image: Script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: SUNG / YUAN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Sung Yuan period.)
Reverse Image: Perpendicular line to the right of the hole.
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
960 - 976
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 25 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
NU.32055.237
catalog number
32055.237
accession number
32055
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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