Ta Ting T'ung Pao, China, 1190

Ta Ting T'ung Pao, China, 1190

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ta ting t'ung pao coin, Emperor Shih Tsung (Chin (Nu-Chen) Tartars Dynasty)
China, 1190
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / TING / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Ta Ting period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox character above the hole.
Reverse Text: Romanization: YU (Translation: One of the cyclical characters showing the year of coinage to have been 1190)
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Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 25.3 mm; 1/32 in x in
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Bequest of George B. Glover
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East Asian Coins
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National Museum of American History
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