Tung Cheng Yuan Pa, China, 916-918

Tung Cheng Yuan Pa, China, 916-918

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Description (Brief)
One (1) tung cheng yuan pao coin, Emperor Kao Tsu (Wang Chien) (Former Shu States)
China, 916 - 918
Obverse Image: Script read top, bottom, left, right
Obverse Text: Romanization: TUNG / CHENG / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original coin of the Tung Cheng period)
Reverse Image: Horizontal line above hole, crescent and dot below hole.
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
916 - 918
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 24.5 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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