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Cash (Chinese money): CM.FE.1754-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Sheng Zu (1662-1722) (Ruler)
Guilin (Mint)

Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 26.83 mm
Image(width): 26.83 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Guilin

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1668 CE - 1670 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 4.04 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Manchu/Chinese

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.FE.1754-R
Primary reference Number: 173608
Hartill: 22.105
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 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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