Yuan Fa, China, 660 - 336 BCE

Description (Brief):

One (1) facsimile yuan fa coin

Description (Brief)

China, 660 - 336 BCE

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Obverse Image: Seal text, doubtful.

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Obverse Text: Romanization: KUNG / SHUN / CH'IH / CHIN

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Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

Description (Brief)

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.

Date Made: 660 - 336 BCE

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.33Catalog Number: 32055.33Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: coin

Physical Description: copper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 mm x 40 mm; 1/32 in x 1 9/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-ddb0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1827974

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