Ch'ien Yu Yuan Pao, China, 1176-1199

Ch'ien Yu Yuan Pao, China, 1176-1199

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One (1) ch'ien yu yuan pao coin, Emperor Jen Hsio (Hsia Kuo, Western Hsia Dynasty)
China, 1176 - 1199
Obverse Image: Script read top right, bottom, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'IEN / YU / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Ch'ien Yu period.)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1176 - 1199
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.32055.587
catalog number
32055.587
accession number
32055
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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