Fou Ch'ang Yuan Pao, China, 1130-1137

Fou Ch'ang Yuan Pao, China, 1130-1137

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Description (Brief)
One (1) fou ch'ang yuan pao coin, Emperor Li Yu, Western Hsia Dynasty)
China, 1130 - 1137
Obverse Image: Seal script read top to bottom.
Obverse Text: Romanization: FOU / CH'ANG / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original currency of the Fou Ch'ang period.)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
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Date made
1130 - 1137
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 25 mm; 1/32 in x 31/32 in
ID Number
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accession number
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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