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Qing Yuan Tong Bao: CM.1198-2015

Object information


Qing Yuan Tong Bao


Ning Zong (1194-1224) (Ruler)
Hanyang (Mint)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2015-04-27) by North, Jeffrey J.


Production date: AD 1198 : Qing Yuan era

Components of the work

Object composed of iron Diameter 28.97 mm Weight 7.38 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 慶元通寶 Qing Yuan Tong Bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Year of casting (fourth year of the Qing Yuan era) below the central hole; mint name above

  • Text: 漢 Han[yang] 四Si
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1198-2015
Primary reference Number: 238448
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 12 September 2019 Updated: Thursday 12 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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