Lot:1719  新莽契刀五百 上美品


拍品分类 古钱>秦汉>新莽>契刀五百 品相 上美品
拍品估价 USD 500-700 成交价 USD 833
拍卖专场 SA2019年1月加州(#33) 拍卖公司 SA
开拍日期 2019-01-18 01:00:00 结标日期 2019-01-20 09:00:00 拍卖状态 成交
拍品描述 新莽契刀五百 上美品

XIN: Wang Mang, 7-23 AD, AE key money 4018。52g41, H-9。13, qi dao wu bai 40inscribed knife [value] five hundred41, VF to EF。 Wang Mang was a nephew of the Dowager Empress Wang, and during his time as her regent he usurped the throne, and founded the Xin Dynasty。 He introduced a number of currency reforms which met with varying degrees of success。 The first reform, in AD 7, retained the Wu Zhu coin, but reintroduced two versions of the knife money: the value 500 and value 5000 types which were cast from AD 7-9。