Amulet, China, n.d.

Description (Brief)
One (1) amulet
China, n.d
Obverse Image: Rat moving left at bottom of coin.
Obverse Text: N/A
Reverse Image: Four orthodox characters read top, bottom, right, left.
Reverse Text: Romanization: HONG / WU / TONG / BAO ([NEEDS TRANSLATION])
General Information: Guardian of people born in the Zodiac Year of the Rat.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
n.d.
place made
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 mm x 117 mm; 1/8 in x 4 19/32 in
ID Number
1988.0613.0010
catalog number
1988.0613.0010
accession number
1988.0613
Credit Line
Pelham, Herbert
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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