Amulet, China, 1238 - 1241 (authenticity in question)

Amulet, China, 1238 - 1241 (authenticity in question)

Description (Brief)
One (1) amulet (authenticity in question)
China, 1238 - 1241
Obverse Image: Five Orthodox characters read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: WU / SHIH / FEN / KUNG / SHIH (Translation: Fifty Shar Company).
Reverse Image: Two Manchu characters.
Reverse Text: [NEEDS TRANSLATION]
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1238 - 1241
place made
China
Physical Description
tin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 mm x 35 mm; 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in
ID Number
NU.32055.1240
catalog number
32055.1240
accession number
32055
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

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