Facsimile Wu Hsing Ta Pu, China, 557 - 581

Facsimile Wu Hsing Ta Pu, China, 557 - 581

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One (1) facsimile wu hsing ta pu coin, Emperor Wu Ti (Northern Chou Dynasty)
China, 557 - 581
Obverse Image: Four seal characters read top, bottom, right, left.
Obverse Text: Romanization:WU / HSING / TA / PU (Translation: Five elements large pu)
Reverse Image: Four seal characters read bottom, top, left, right.
Reverse Text: Romanization: Romanization: WU / HSING / TA / PU (Translation: Five elements large pu)
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
557 - 581
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 25.3 mm; 1/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.32055.143
catalog number
32055.143
accession number
32055
Credit Line
Bequest of George B. Glover
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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