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ID:     14-u8 -25-3lead
Type:     Ancient and Medieval Far East
Region:     Tang Dynasty
City:     Kai Yuan Late Types
Issuer:     Uncertain Issuer
Date Ruled:     732-907
Metal:     Bronze
Struck / Cast:     cast
Date Struck:     732-907
Diameter:     25.2 mm
Weight:     7.6 g
Obverse Legend:     Kai Yuan Tong Bao
Obverse Description:     inaugural precious money,
Reverse Legend:     none,crescent
Reverse Description:     inner and outer rim,cresc.central above hole
Primary Reference:     H 14.u8
Reference2:     doo
Photograph Credit:     Ted Puls
Grade:     vf
Notes:     lead example with unknown location and situation of manufacture with calligraphy closely following the late type of the Tang Dynasty thus placed here