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40 Cash: CM.FE.2218-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Wen Zong (1850-61)
Mint: Hangzhou




History note: No provenance

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 52 mm
Image(width): 52.33 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Hangzhou

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (1908)


Production date: AD 1855


Trial casting only

Components of the work

Object composed of copper Weight 83.31 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Manchu & Chinese

  • Text: Je zhe / dang si shi
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.FE.2218-R
Primary reference Number: 174307
Hartill: 22.1035
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 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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