Huo Pu, China, 7-23

Description (Brief)
One (1) Huo Pu (Long Square-Foot Spade Money), Regency of Wang Mang (Xin/Hsin Dynasty)
China, 7-23
Obverse Image: Seal Script read right to left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: HUO / PU (Translation: the Pu currency)
Reverse Image:
Reverse Text:
General Information: Denomination: 1000 cash; Metal: ae; Date: 7 - 23 AD; Origin: 7 - 23 AD; Ruler: Wang Mang
Location
Currently not on view
date made
7 - 23
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 58 mm x 24 mm x 2 mm; 2 9/32 in x 15/16 in x 3/32 in
ID Number
1988.0062.0292
catalog number
NU87979
accession number
1988.0062
Credit Line
Smith, E. D.
See more items in
Armed Forces History: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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