Master Mold (Modern Interpretation), China, 7 - 23 (19th century)

Master Mold (Modern Interpretation), China, 7 - 23 (19th century)

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Description (Brief)
One (1) modern imitation master mold, Emperor Regency of Wang Mang (Xin/Hsin Dynasty)
China, 7 - 23 (19th century
Obverse Image: Molds for 8 Pu Chuan coins of Wang Mang.
Obverse Text: Romanization: PU / CH'UAN (Translation: Currency )
Reverse Image: 8 Seal characters, bottom two indistinguishable.
Reverse Text: [Need translation]
Currently not on view
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19th century
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Physical Description
iron (overall material)
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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