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ant-nose money / coin

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1985,1034.13

  • Description

    Ant-nose money.

  • State

    • Chu state
  • Date

    • 350BC (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 1.54 grammes
    • Length: 18 millimetres
    • Weight: 11 grammes
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        Chinese
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1985

  • Acquisition notes

    One of 23 objects acquired.

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1985,1034.13

  • Additional IDs

    • HSBC.1916 (Money Gallery Exhibited)
Ant-nose money

Obverse & Reverse

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