Bridge Money, China, 700 BCE

Description (Brief):

One (1) bridge money

Description (Brief)

China, 700 BCE

Description (Brief)

Genearl Description: A bronze object meant to resemble a jade musical instrument called a ch'in. This is not a numismatic object but typically a funerary object.

Description (Brief)

General Information: Also called a bronze Ch'in, dingle-dangle.

Date Made: 700 BCE

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChinaAssociated Place: China

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


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Stack Family

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.77.61.065Catalog Number: 77.61.65Accession Number: 1977.0796

Object Name: bridge moneydingle-dangle

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: 120 mm x 45 mm x 1 mm; 4 23/32 in x 1 25/32 in x 1/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1826741

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