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spade-money / coin

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Hollow-handle spade-money, with pointed-shoulders and pointed-feet. No inscription.

  • State

    • Jin state
  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 5thC BC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 142 millimetres
    • Width: 63 millimetres
    • Weight: 42.68 grammes
  • Location

    On display: G68/dc1/p2

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    One of 90 objects acquired.

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number


  • Additional IDs

    • HSBC.894 (Money Gallery Exhibited)
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Object reference number: COC38

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