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Coin

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Object Number:97-9-86
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Provenience: Thailand
Sating Phra
Period: Chakri Dynasty
Date Made: 1937
Early Date: 1937
Late Date: 1937
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Inscription Language:Thai Language
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Sarah M. Bekker, 1997
Other Number:V50.95.102 - Sarah Bekker and Freer Original List

Description

Circular in shape with a small circular hole in the center. One side: inscription gives Satang, coin's value, and Sayaam Rat, or Siam. Opposite side: radiating semi-circle design within which there is inscribed the date of 2480 Buddhist era, or 1937 Christian era.

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