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Cash (Chinese money): CM.FE.1669-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Shi Zu (1644-1661)
Mint: Xi'an




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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 26.38 mm
Image(width): 26.42 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Xi'an

Acquisition and important dates

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


1660 - 1661

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 3.97 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Manchu/Chinese

  • Text: Shan / Shan
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.FE.1669-R
Primary reference Number: 173484
Hartill: 22.80
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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