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Ta Ch'uan Wu Shih, China, 9-23

Ta Ch'uan Wu Shih, China, 9-23

Description (Brief)
One (1) ta ch'uan wu shih coin, Regency of Wang Mang (Xin/Hsin Dynasty)
China, 9 - 23
Obverse Image: Seal Script top, bottom, right, and left.
Obverse Text: Romanization: TA / CH'UAN / WU / SHIH (Translation: Large coin fifty)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
General Information: Wu Zhu Coin; the character for Large/Great is written like pi.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
9 - 23
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 mm x 28 mm; 1/32 in x 1 3/32 in
ID Number
NU.NU81047.535
catalog number
NU81047.535
accession number
253346
Credit Line
Mendel Peterson
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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