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Far Eastern: CM.2224-2003

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Maker(s)

Uncertain Zhou Dynasty (Ruler)
Uncertain Shang Dynasty (Ruler)

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 15.88 mm
Image(width): 21.92 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2003-07-14) by Reis, Bob

Dating

Uncertain -1566 - Uncertain 772 -771

Note

Gilt bronze cowrie with gold foil on outer surface

Components of the work

Object: composed of bronze Weight 1.84 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2224-2003
Primary reference Number: 174483
Thierry: 51
Coole: 31-35
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 4 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 15 October 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Far Eastern" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/174483 Accessed: 2021-12-06 21:52:21

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