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ID:     13-23-23-2-2-8
Type:     Ancient and Medieval Far East
Region:     North and South Dynasties
City:     Northern Wei Dynasty
Issuer:     Emperor Xiao Zhuan
Date Ruled:     528-530
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     5 zhu
Struck / Cast:     cast
Date Struck:     AD 529-543 (sic)
Diameter:     23.2 mm
Weight:     2.8 g
Obverse Legend:     Yong An Wu Zhu
Obverse Description:     Yong An period wu zhu
Reverse Legend:     none
Reverse Description:     Inner and outer rim
Primary Reference:     H 13.23
Reference2:     S 239
Reference3:     FD 608
Photograph Credit:     Ted Puls
Special Comments:     cast in the Eastern and Western Wei Dynasties until 543 A.D.
Grade:     f