Square Foot Spade Money

Description (Brief):

One (1) square foot spade money, Chou Dynasty

Description (Brief)

China, 340 - 250 BCE

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Seal text

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: AN / YANG (Transaltion: a city in the states of Chu ; modern Shan-tung.)

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: 340 - 250 BCE

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, East Asian Coins


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Bequest of George B. Glover

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.32055.8Accession Number: 32055Catalog Number: 32055.8

Object Name: spade money

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26.4 mm; 1 1/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-2342-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1251898

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