Ch'ien Heng Chung Pao, China, 911-942

Ch'ien Heng Chung Pao, China, 911-942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ch'ien heng chung pao coin, Emperor Liu Yen (The Southern Han Dynasty)
China, 911 - 942
Obverse Image: Script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CH'IEN / HENG / CHUNG / PAO (Translation: Heavy coin of the Ch'ien Heng Period)
Reverse Image: Crescent (new moon) on left and right of hole.
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
911 - 942
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.NU81047.039
catalog number
NU81047.039
accession number
253346
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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