China, Hsin Dynasty (Interregnum of Wang Mang) AD 7-23. Schjoth-176

Ancient Coins - China, Hsin Dynasty (Interregnum of Wang Mang) AD 7-23.  Schjoth-176
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Denomination : Bronze Pu-ch'uan.

Date : Wang Mang ruled between the two Han Dynasties from AD 7 to 23, but the Pu-Ch'uan coinage was struck during his 5th coinage reform introduced in 14 AD and lasting until the end of his reign in AD 23.

Reference : Schjoth-176. 

Size : 25.7 mm.  Weight : 3.11 grams.

Grade : gVF, but cleaned to a slighlty glossy brown cuprite patination.

Obverse : "Pu-ch'uan".  With two tiny lines extending at 45 degrees either side of the top corners of hole.

Reverse : blank.

Price SKU: vcoin1418
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