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Object Number:48-2-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty
Song Dynasty
Section:Asian
Iconography:Phoenix
Dragon
Inscription Language:Chinese Language
Credit Line:Gift of Elise Biddle (Mrs. Harald) Paumgarten, 1948, 1948
Other Number:L-2-341 - Old Loan Number

Description

Magic Coin. Round with square hole and seal script inscription. Obverse: 五行大布 wu xing da bu (large coin of the five elements). Reverse: Celestial phoenix and terrestrial dragon.

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