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Cash (Chinese money): CM.FE.1160-R

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Maker(s)

Shi Zong (1161-1190) (Ruler)

Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 25.08 mm
Image(width): 25.29 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: AD 1189

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 2.88 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Character below

  • Text: You
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.FE.1160-R
Primary reference Number: 172807
Hartill: 18.48
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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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