Forgery Knife Money, China, 7 - 22

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One (1) forgery knife money, Interregnum of Wang Mang

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China, 7 - 22

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Obverse Image: Four Seal characters on the coin hilt and blade of the knife.

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Obverse Text: Romanization: YIH / TAO / P'ING / WU / CHIEN (Translation: One knife five thousand.)

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Reverse Image: N/A

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Reverse Text: N/A

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General Information: Value 5000 cash

Date Made: 7 - 22Associated Date: 0007 - 0022

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: ChinaAssociated Place: China

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

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Credit Line: Sebald, William J.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.12799Catalog Number: 66.12799Accession Number: 268682

Object Name: knife money

Physical Description: bronze (overall material)Measurements: overall: 69 mm x 25 mm x 3 mm; 2 23/32 in x 31/32 in x 1/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-8caf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_935884

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