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One of fifty-nine Oriental coins:: CM.7034-2007

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One of fifty-nine Oriental coins:




18th-/19th-cent. copy of a Chinese cash, Five Dynasties, Later Jin Dynasty (936-47), Tien Fu Yuan Bao (Mitchiner N-I 4414; cf. Hartill 15.3), 1.21g. From Early World Coins list 41, no.142.


History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Purchased (2007-11-19) by Early World Coins

Components of the work

Object Weight 1.21 g

Materials used in production

Copper alloy

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.7034-2007
Primary reference Number: 251028
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Created: Monday 21 September 2020 Updated: Wednesday 19 May 2021 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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