Imitation Spade Money, China, 9 - 23

Description (Brief):

One (1) imitation spade money (pu coin), Wang Mang

Description (Brief)

China, 9 - 23

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Seal text with perpendicular line.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / PU / HUANG / CH'IEN (Translation: Large pu worth 1000).

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Perpendicular line.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 9 - 23

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.32055.91.2Catalog Number: 32055.91.2Accession Number: 32055

Object Name: spade money

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: 46.5 mm x 21.5 mm x 3 mm; 1 27/32 in x 27/32 in x 1/8 in


Record Id: nmah_1828861

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