Chia Ting Yuan Pao, China, 1208-1225

Chia Ting Yuan Pao, China, 1208-1225

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Description (Brief)
One (1) chia ting yuan pao coin, Emperor Ning Tsung (Southern Sung Dynasty)
China, 1208 - 1225
Obverse Image: Orthodox script read top, right, bottom, left: value ten.
Obverse Text: Romanization: CHIA / TING / YUAN / PAO (Translation: Original of the Chia Ting period.)
Reverse Image: Orthodox characters with decoration surrounding.
Reverse Text: Romanization: CHE / SHIH (Translation : Value Ten)
Currently not on view
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date made
1208 - 1225
place made
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Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 47.3 mm; 1/32 in x 1 7/8 in
ID Number
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Credit Line
Peterson, Mendel
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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