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Numismatics
Ruler: Song Renzong, Emperor of China, 1010–1063, ruled 1022–63
Artist: Unknown

Yuan Bao of Emperor Renzong from Unknown

1056–64

Bronze

3.7 g, 24.7 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of the Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897, Collection
2001.87.33347
Geography: 
Made in China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
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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