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Half Rupee Token, Tibet, n.d.

Half Rupee Token, Tibet, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) half rupee token
China, n.d.
Obverse Image:Ivory inlay with Chinese character on obverse face.
Obverse Text: Romanization: Kan (Translation: Shield)
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
General Information: These are not mentioned in Chinese numismatic works.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
token
date made
n.d.
place made
China: Tibet
associated place
China
Physical Description
ivory (overall material)
metal, silver (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 mm x 22 mm; 15/32 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
NU.NU95264
catalog number
NU95264
accession number
263286
Credit Line
Boyd
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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