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Cash (Chinese money): CM.84-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Wang Mang (7-23 AD) (Ruler)

Notes

History note: Tye 2002 List 52 No 358

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.38 mm
Image(width): 23.54 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2003-01-20) by Tye, Robert

Dating

15 - 22

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 2.32 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Dash in SE corner

  • Text: Huo quan
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.84-2003
Primary reference Number: 170934
Hartill: 9.4
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 January 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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