China, Hsin Dynasty (Interregnum of Wang Mang) AD 7-23. value 1000 spade. Schjoth-145 to 147

Ancient Coins - China, Hsin Dynasty (Interregnum of Wang Mang) AD 7-23. value 1000 spade. Schjoth-145 to 147
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Denomination : Bronze value 1000 spade (1000 Wu Shu).

Date : Wang Mang ruled between the two Han Dynasties from AD 7 to 23.  This type was introduced during his 3rd coinage reform of AD 10.  This is the only spade type of this reform that is relatively common.

Reference : Schjoth-145.  Hartill 9.29.

Size : 59.2 x 25.5 mm.  Weight : 14.16 grams.

Grade : VF, slight encrusted.

Obverse : "DA BU HENG QIAN".

Reverse : blank.

Provenance : ex Klaas Kruit collection.

Price SKU: vcoin5116
US$ 65.00
  • € 53.15
  • £ 47.23
  • AUD 81.74
  • CHF 62.69
  • CAD 80.75

Rates for: 01/16/18

Ships from: Canada
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