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Trade dollar: CM.623-2013

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Current Location: In storage


Designer: Barber, William
Mint: San Francisco




Chinse 'chop marks' on both sides.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (25/11/2013) by Buttrey, T. V., Prof.


Production date: AD 1877


Chinse 'chop marks' on both sides.

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 38.5 mm Weight 27.24 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.623-2013
Primary reference Number: 200440
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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