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Chien Wen T'ung Pao, China, 1399-1402

Chien Wen T'ung Pao, China, 1399-1402

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chien wen t'ung pao coin, Emperor Hui Ti (Ming Dynasty)
China, 1399 - 1402
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIEN / WEN / T'UNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Chien Wen period.)
Reverse Image: Transverse stroke on the reverse
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1399 - 1402
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 22.5 mm; 1/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.32055.666
catalog number
32055.666
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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