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
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
knife money
date made
770 - 255 BCE
place made
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 140 mm x 30 mm x 1 mm; 5 1/2 in x 1 3/16 in x 1/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.OC67
accession number
1979.1263
catalog number
79.112.OC67
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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East Asian Coins
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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