1 Yuan, China, 290 BCE

1 Yuan, China, 290 BCE

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Description (Brief)
One (1) yuan coin
China, 290 BCE
Obverse Image: Ancient name given to a region in the South West of the modern Shansi written in Large-script.
Obverse Text: Romanization: YUAN
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
date made
290 BCE
place made
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 4.1 mm; 1/32 in x 5/32 in
ID Number
NU.66.12760
catalog number
66.12760
accession number
268682
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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