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Cash (Chinese money): CM.1120-2008

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Gao Zong (1736-1795)
Mint: Board of Revenue
Mint: Peking



Measurements and weight

Image(height): 11.92 mm
Image(width): 12.13 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Peking

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2008-11-24) by White, Iain, Mr


1736 - 1795

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 0.31 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Manchu

  • Text: [...]
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1120-2008
Primary reference Number: 173810
Hartill: cf. 22.200
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Audit data

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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