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Nineteen Far Eastern coins:: CM.706-2006

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Titles

Nineteen Far Eastern coins:

Maker(s)

Gao Zong (1736-1795) (Ruler)
Aksu (Mint)

Description

China, Xinjiang province, Æ cash, in name of Emperor Gao Zong (1736-95), posthumous issue, 1878-83, Aksu mint (Hartill 22.381; Zhu 191), 3.48g. From Early World Coins List 43, no. 110.

Notes

History note: Tye 2006 List 43 No 112

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.63 mm
Image(width): 24.83 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Aksu

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2006-11-20) by Tye, Robert

Dating

1878 - 1883 1883

Components of the work

Object: composed of copper Weight 3.48 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Manchu/Turkic

  • Text: Aksu
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.706-2006
Primary reference Number: 174037
Hartill: 22.381
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Thursday 20 May 2021 Last processed: Friday 21 May 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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