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Chinese bronze "knife" coin, Warring States period (475-221 BC).

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money / World Coins - World Start Price:45.00 USD Estimated At:60.00 - 90.00 USD
Chinese bronze  knife  coin, Warring States period (475-221 BC).
SOLD
305.00USD+ (57.95) buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2009 Apr 09 @ 13:35UTC-4 : AST/EDT
All items are genuine unless noted. Most shipwreck coins and artifacts come with a certificate of authenticity (please check the description for each item).
Chinese bronze "knife" coin, Warring States period (475-221 BC). 35 grams, 5-3/8" x ¾". Rare type with 6 Chinese characters on one side (most have only 3-5), clear details behind lovely patina, similar to lot #173 in our Treasure Auction #4, which sold for $253. Recovered from: Unidentified Tang Dynasty wreck sunk ca. 221 BC off China. With Robert Marx certificate.