Ta Yuan Tung Pao, China, 1307 - 1311

Ta Yuan Tung Pao, China, 1307 - 1311

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Description (Brief)
One (1) ta yuan tung pao coin, Emperor Wu Tsung ( Yuan/Mongol Dynasty)
China, 1308 - 1312
Obverse Image: Mongol Seal script read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / YUAN / TUNG / PAO (Translation: Currency of the Great Yuan.)
Reverse Image: Four Mongolian Characters.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1307 - 1311
period of administration
1308 - 1312
place made
China
associated place
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 mm x 40 mm; 1/8 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.313
catalog number
79.112.313
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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