Knife Money, China, 9 - 22 (authenticity in question)

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Description (Brief)
One (1) knife money, Interregnum of Wang Mang
China, 7 - 22
Obverse Image: Four Seal characters on the coin hilt and blade of the knife.
Obverse Text: Romanization: YIH / TAO / P'ING / WU / CHIEN (Translation: One knife five thousand.)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
General Information: Authenticity in Question.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
9 - 22
associated date
0009 - 0022
place made
China
associated place
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 72 mm x 28 mm x 4 mm; 2 27/32 in x 1 3/32 in x 5/32 in
ID Number
NU.77.61.115
catalog number
77.61.115
accession number
1977.0796
Credit Line
Stack Family
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Political History: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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