Bridge Money, China, n.d.

Bridge Money, China, n.d.

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Description (Brief)
One (1) bridge money
China, n.d.
Genearl Description: A bronze object meant to resemble a jade musical instrument called a ch'in. This is not a numismatic object but typically a funerary object.
General Information: Also called a bronze Ch'in, dingle-dangle.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bridge money
date made
n.d.
place made
China
associated place
China
Physical Description
copper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 84 mm x 43 mm x 1 mm; 3 5/16 in x 1 11/16 in x 1/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.717
catalog number
79.112.00717
accession number
1979.1263
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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