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Large cash: CM.FE.837-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Xiao Zong (1163-1190)

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Notes

History note: Laird Gift, ex coll. C.T. Gardner

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 27.83 mm
Image(width): 27.79 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Transferred (1955-05-11) by Ashmolean Museum

Dating

1165 - 1173

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 6.75 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Seal script

  • Text: Qian dao yuan bao
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Upwards crescent above and dot below

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.FE.837-R
Primary reference Number: 172313
Hartill: 17.91
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 January 2012 Last processed: Monday 25 July 2022

Associated departments & institutions

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

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