Fantasy Huo Ch'uan, China, 206 BCE - 25 (19th Century)

Fantasy Huo Ch'uan, China, 206 BCE - 25 (19th Century)

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Description (Brief)
One (1) fantasy huo ch'uan coin, Emperor Ch'eng Ti (Han Dynasty)
China, 206 BCE - 25
Obverse Image: Seal text read bottom, top, left, right.
Obverse Text: Romanization: P'ING / SHIH / WU / CH'IEN (Translation: Ten equal to five thousand)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
General Information: Value 500 cash.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date on coin
206 BCE - 25
date made
19th Century
associated date
-0032 - -0070
place made
associated place
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
overall: 4 mm x 49 mm; 5/32 in x 1 15/16 in
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Sebald, William J.
See more items in
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object