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Spade Money, China, n.d.

Spade Money, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) spade money (pu coin)
China, n.d.
Obverse Image: Spade has Seal character inscriptions on the obverse face; text pertains to the City of Liang.
Obverse Text: Romanization: LIANG / CH'UNG / CHIN / WU / TANG / LIEH / SHIH / ERH (Translation: Liang money to be used as five chin and equal to twelve lieh).
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
spade money
date made
n.d.
place made
China
associated place
China
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
ID Number
2017.0060.1448
catalog number
2017.0060.1448
accession number
2017.0060
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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