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Numismatics
Ruler: Song Shenzong, Emperor of China, 1048–1085, ruled 1067–85
Artist: Unknown

Yuan Bao of Emperor Shenzong from Unknown

1068–77

Bronze

3.73 g, 24.6 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of the Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897, Collection
2001.87.33231
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.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.