Ming Knife Money, China, 481-255 BCE

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Description (Brief)
One (1) Ming knife money
China, 481 - 255 BCE
Obverse Image: Seal text with three lines on the handle.
Obverse Text: Romanization: MING (for the city of Ming)
Reverse Image: Three Seal characters.
Reverse Text: Romanization: TSO / SAN (Translation: Left three.)
Location
Currently not on view
date made
481 - 255 BCE
place made
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1476
catalog number
2017.0060.1476
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History