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Far Eastern: CM.865-2002

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Maker(s)

Zhou Dynasty (Ruler)

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 20.08 mm
Image(width): 16.13 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2002-11-25) by Reis, Bob

Dating

Circa -1000 - Circa 601 -600

Note

Cowrie substitute in mother-of-pearl

Components of the work

Object: composed of mother-of-pearl Weight 1.97 g

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.865-2002
Primary reference Number: 170730
Thierry: BN Cat. 32-5
Hartill: 1.0
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 January 2012 Last processed: Friday 15 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Far Eastern" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/170730 Accessed: 2021-12-01 02:30:30

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