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Tuan P'ing T'ung Pao, China, 1234-1237

Tuan P'ing T'ung Pao, China, 1234-1237

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Description (Brief)
One (1) tuan p'ing yuan pao coin, Emperor Li Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)
China, 1234 - 1237
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, right, bottom, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TUAN / P'ING / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Tuan P'ing period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CHE / SHIH / LI (Translation: Equivalent to ten profit)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1234 - 1237
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 43.1 mm; 1/32 in x 1 11/16 in
ID Number
NU.32055.497
catalog number
32055.497
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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