Numismatics
Ruler: Emperor Zhenzong, Chinese, 968–1022
Artist: Unknown

Bronze yuan bao of Emperor Zhenzong, Xian Ping

998–1004

Bronze

3.46 g, 24.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of the Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897, Collection
2001.87.33345
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
11th Century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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