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Cash (Chinese money): CM.555-1989

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Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Tang Dynasty

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Notes

History note: Part of a hoard found at the Palmer River Goldfields, northern Queensland, Australia, in 1978

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 23.88 mm
Image(width): 24.04 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1989-10-16) by Bitek Data Systems Pty

Dating

Circa 718 - Circa 732

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 3.56 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.555-1989
Primary reference Number: 171045
Hartill: 14.4
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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