Sycee, China, n.d.

Sycee, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) sycee, (Sourthern Song, Jin Tartar, or Mongol perod)
China, n.d.
Silver, axe-shaped sycee ingot with four punches, one in each corner, equalling 25 tael.
General Information: Sycee was found in Indonesia.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ingot
sycee
Object Type
ingot
date made
1875
place made
China
place found
Indonesia
associated place
China
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 111.5 mm x 8 mm x 18 mm; 4 3/8 in x 5/16 in x 23/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.702
catalog number
79.112.00702
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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