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Asian gold coins
Coinage of Asia - Wikipedia
There seems to be a problem serving the request at this time. Old coins from Asia can be a good way to start a collection of rare items or increase the set you have already. You can look at eBay to find old coins for sale that were produced in various Asian countries across the globe. Understanding some of the ways you can organize your search will help you choose the Asian coins that match your collecting preferences.
The earliest coinage of Asia is also the oldest coinage of the world. The earliest coins from the Mediterranean region are from the kingdom of Lydia , and are now dated ca. The dating of the earliest coins of China and India is difficult and the subject of debate. Nevertheless, the first coins of China are at least as old as the earliest Lydian coins and possibly older, while the earliest coins of India seems to have appeared at a later stage. Pre-modern Chinese coins were always cast bronze or brass issues.