China, Western Han Dynasty. Ban Liang. ca. 179 to 136 BC. S-93 variety.

Ancient Coins - China, Western Han Dynasty. Ban Liang. ca. 179 to 136 BC. S-93 variety.
zoom view

Date : The exact dating of Ban Liang coins is not well understood, but I believe this size and weight of this Ban Liang belongs to the coinage reform of 179 BC, as discussed on my reference guide to Chinese coins at : Ban Liang dating

Denomination : Ban Liang (meaning 1/2 ounce).

Reference : Schjoth - 93 variety.

Size : 23.7 x 24.5 mm.  Weight : 2.52 gram.

Grade : VF with a dark green-brown patina, with some brown earthy deposits.

Obverse : "BAN LIANG", meaning 1/2 ounce.

Reverse : blank.

Price SKU: vcoin4502
US$ 5.00
  • € 4.11
  • £ 3.58
  • AUD 6.60
  • CHF 4.92
  • CAD 6.42

Rates for: 04/26/18

Ships from: Canada
Item sold