China. Western Han Dynasty. Emperor Hsuan. ca. 73 to 49 BC.

Ancient Coins - China. Western Han Dynasty.  Emperor Hsuan. ca. 73 to 49 BC.
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Denomination : Bronze Wu Shu.  

Date :  This is a variation the most common type of Wu Shu, first cast sometime around 100 BC, but this variety has a upper rim on the inside of the hole on the obverse, which is a variety normally dated to the reign of Emperor Hsuan, ca. 73 to 49 BC.

Reference  : Schjoth-115. 

Size : 25.1 mm.   Weight : 3.45 grams.

Grade : F

Obverse : 'Wu Shu' with a rim on the upper part of the hole. 

Reverse : blank.

The dating of this type to Emperor Hsuan is based on molds for this type that have been found and were dated to that period.

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