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   View Categories Home > Catalog > |Asian Coins| > |China| > CH92228
China, Northern Song Dynasty, Emperor Zhen Zong, 998 - 1022 A.D.
|China|, |China,| |Northern| |Song| |Dynasty,| |Emperor| |Zhen| |Zong,| |998| |-| |1022| |A.D.|, NEWZhenzong's reign was noted for consolidation of power and strengthening the Song Empire. The empire prospered, and its military might reinforced. However, 1004, the Khitans waged war. Zhenzong struck back but despite initial successes, in 1005, concluded the humiliating Shanyuan Treaty. The treaty brought over a century of peace, but at the price of an inferior position to the Liao Empire, and an annual tribute of 100,000 ounces of silver and over 200,000 bolts of silk. The admission of inferiority would come to plague the foreign affairs of the Song Empire, while the payments slowly depleted the empire's coffers.
CH92228. Bronze 1 cash, Gorny NS 07.08, Hartill 16.52, Schjoth 473, Fisher 883, gF, as found patina, light deposits and encrustations, weight 3.642g, maximum diameter 24.7mm, 1008 - 1016 A.D.; obverse Ziang Fu yuan bao, clockwise, regular script, dot at top of yuan; reverse plain; $12.00











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