Bronze Qianyuan Heavy Coin

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 05 December 2018
Bronze Qianyuan Heavy Coin

This is a copper alloy coin with a double rim, worth 50 standard coins. Obverse, Chinese inscription. Minted in China. Tang Dynasty, 759 CE. (The British Museum, London).


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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2018, December 05). Bronze Qianyuan Heavy Coin. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9515/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Bronze Qianyuan Heavy Coin." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 05, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9515/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Bronze Qianyuan Heavy Coin." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 05 Dec 2018. Web. 15 Jun 2019.

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