Wu Zhu, China, 502 - 550

Wu Zhu, China, 502 - 550

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Description (Brief)
One (1) wu zhu coin, Emperor Wu Ti (Liang Dynasty)
China, 502 - 550
Obverse Image: Seal Script read right to left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: WU / ZHU (Translation: five Zhu)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
Object Name
Date made
502 - 550
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 1 mm x 17 mm; 1/32 in x 21/32 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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