Numismatics
Mint: Yan State, 1122–22 B.C.

Ming Dao (Ming knife coin) from China

bronze

14.29 g
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Bruno H. Luebeck
2001.87.55776
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
4-3th century B.C.E
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

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

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