Chongning Tongbao was first cast in the Chongning period (1102-1106) of Zhao You, Huizong in the Northern Song Dynasty. During the 25 years of Huizong's reign in the Northern Song Dynasty, six kinds of coins were forged successively, including Tongbao of the Saint Song Dynasty, Chongning Tongbao (Chongbao), Daguantongbao, Zhengtongbao (Chongbao), Chongtongbao, Xuantongbao (Yuanbao). Among them, the Qianwen of Chongning Tongbao and Daguantongbao is the thin gold body of Huizong's relative books, so they are also called Imperial It has been recognized as one of the four peaks in the history of Chinese coinage. It has reached its peak in the aspects of coin materials, casting technology, coinage, edition and alloy ratio. At this time, the most representative of them was Ning Tongbao, who conquered the world with its handsome money and exquisite casting.
This Chongning Tongbao is a square hole coin. It has four characters of "Chongning Tongbao" read frontally. Its Qian Wen is the thin gold body of Zhao You's imperial book of Huizong of Song Dynasty. Therefore, the money has been called "imperial book money". It has smooth writing, vertical strokes, strong standing, deep and straight, silver hook with iron, deep and elegant charm, strong and soft, which can be said to be very good. The beauty of Huizong's lean gold calligraphy is a real manifestation of the surviving world, which can be regarded as a model.
Chongning Tongbao is one of the most important coins in the late Northern Song Dynasty, and also the most widely edited coins in the Northern Song Dynasty. Chongning Tongbao is a treasure left to mankind by history. It has a high value of collection, research and appreciation, and has its own unique features in ancient Chinese coins. At present, the market is very keen on collecting such ancient coins, of which the highest price is Chongning Tongbao. Although this Chongning Tongbao has gone through more than 900 years of historical vicissitudes, its appearance is still excellent, and it is really a rare product.