China. Zhou Dynasty. Heavy arched foot spade. ca. 350 BC. Bronze Jin of An-Yi. FD-300.

Ancient Coins - China. Zhou Dynasty. Heavy arched foot spade. ca. 350 BC. Bronze Jin of An-Yi. FD-300.
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Denomination : AE Jin.

Mint : Anyi, a city in central China that was part of the Liang (Wei) dynasty during the 4th century BC but had been under the Ch'in dynasty earlier.

Reference : FD-300.  H-3.3

Size : 35.2 x 55.0 mm.  Weight : 12.31 gram.

Grade : XF.  Dark green to black patina, with a minor encrustation on the upper left characters.   A very nice example of this series.

Obverse : "AN YI YI JIN" (meaning 1 jin from Anyi)

Reverse : "AN".

Provenance : ex Klaas Kruit collection.

Price SKU: vcoin4948
US$ 335.00
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Rates for: 04/25/18

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