Ming Knife, China, 770 - 255 BCE

Ming Knife, China, 770 - 255 BCE

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Description (Brief)
One (1) Ming knife, square, pointless
China, 770 - 255 BCE
Obverse Image: Legend on the blade with two lines on the hilt.
Obverse Text: [Needs translation]
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Currently not on view
Object Name
knife money
date made
770 - 255 BCE
place made
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
overall: 400 mm x 110 mm x 2 mm; 15 3/4 in x 4 11/32 in x 3/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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