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Numismatics
Ruler: Wang Mang, Emperor of the Xin Dynasty, 45 B.C.–A.D. 23, ruled A.D. 9–23
Mint: Board of Revenue
Artist: Unknown

Knife of Wang Mang, Emperor of the Xin Dynasty from Board of Revenue

7–10

Bronze

26.68 g
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.47315
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
1st century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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