Lot:2771  北朝五行大布大样 极美品


拍品分类 古钱>三国两晋南北朝>北朝>五行大布>大样 品相 极美品
拍品估价 USD 75 - 100 成交价 USD 100
拍卖专场 SA2018年5月加州拍卖(#31) 拍卖公司 SA
开拍日期 2018-05-18 00:00:00 结标日期 2018-05-20 12:00:00 拍卖状态 成交
拍品描述 北朝五行大布大样 极美品
China - Early Imperial,NORTHERN ZHOU: Anonymous, AE cash (3.89g), H-13.30, wu xing da bu, a lovely example! EF. The legend translates as "the large coin of the five elements [metal, wood, water, fire, and earth]", issued in 574 by Emperor Wu. They were intended to be worth ten bu quan coins, but illegal coining soon produced specimens of a reduced weight and the authorities banned the use of this coin in 576.