Chia Hsi Chung Pao, China, 1237-1240

Chia Hsi Chung Pao, China, 1237-1240

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chia hsi chung pao coin, Emperor Li Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)
China, 1237 - 1241
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, right, bottom, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIA / HSI / CHUNG / PAO (Translation: Heavy coin of the Chia Hsi period.)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
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Date made
1237 - 1241
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 2.5 mm x 37.2 mm; 3/32 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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