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Object Number:48-2-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Song Dynasty (uncertain)
Ming Dynasty (uncertain)
Date Made: Song Dynasty - Ming Dynasty
Early Date: 960
Late Date: 1944
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Sun
Moon
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:L-2-340 - Old Loan Number

Description

Magic coin. Round with square hole. Obverse: 大觀通寶 Da guan tong bao (Currency of the Great Design). Reverse: Circle of heaven with sun and moon.

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