Knife Money, China, 7-22 (imitation)

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Description (Brief)
One (1) knife money, Interregnum of Wang Mang (authenticity in question)
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: Value 5000 cash
Location
Currently not on view
date made
7 - 22
place made
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1482
catalog number
2017.0060.1482
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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