Ming Knife, China, 770 - 255 BCE

Ming Knife, China, 770 - 255 BCE

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Description (Brief)
One (1) Ming knife, Chou Dynasty
China, ca 300 BCE
Obverse Image: Knife is worn and has unreadable text.
Obverse Text: (Translation: Ming)
Reverse Image: Unreadable text.
Reverse Text: Unreadable text.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
knife
knife money
date made
770 - 255 BCE
place made
China
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 137 mm x 85 mm x.01 mm; 5 13/32 in x 3 11/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.OC72
catalog number
79.112.OC68
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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