Wu Hsing Ta Pu Coin, China, 550-559

Wu Hsing Ta Pu Coin, China, 550-559

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Description (Brief)
One (1) wu hsing ta pu coin, Emperor Wu Ti ( Northern Chou Dynasty)
China, 550 - 559
Obverse Image: Seal Script top, bottom, left, right.
Obverse Text: Romanization: WU / HSING / TA / PU (Translation: Five elements large pu (coin) / Great Currency of the Five Elements)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
550 - 559
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 26 mm; 1/32 in x 1 1/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
William J.Sebald
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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