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Charm

Object Number:48-2-8
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Taoist
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:L-2-343 - Old Loan Number

Description

Obv. 货布 Huo Bu. Rev. Dragons with Taoist inscription. Amulet or charm in the shape of a Wang Mang spade coin. The reverse has two dragons flanking a typical Taoist inscription to keep off demons and bring wealth.

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