Spade Money, China, n.d.

Description (Brief):

One (1) spade money (pu coin)

Description (Brief)

China, n.d.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Spade has Seal character inscriptions on the obverse face; text pertains to the City of Liang.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: Romanization: LIANG / CH'UNG / CHIN / CHIN / TANG / LIEH (Translation: Liang money to be used as one chin and equal to one lieh).

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: N/A

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: N/A

Date Made: n.d.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China

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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0060.1450Catalog Number: 2017.0060.1450Accession Number: 2017.0060

Object Name: spade money

Physical Description: iron (overall material)


Record Id: nmah_1837472

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