Yuan Fa, China, 660 - 336 BCE

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Description (Brief)
One (1) facsimile yuan fa coin
China, 660 - 336 BCE
Obverse Image: Seal text, doubtful.
Obverse Text: Romanization: KUNG / SHUN / CH'IH / CHIN
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
General information: Center hole is too small, the outer edges too square, one character is clearly incorrectly made: certified as facsimile by Howard F. Bowker.
Currently not on view
Date made
660 - 336 BCE
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 40 mm; 1/32 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History