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A Decipherment of Legends
DEVELOPMENT OF COMMERCE IN ANCIENT CHINA
MONEY BEFORE COINAGE COWRIES AND THEIR IMITATIONS
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1ooo American Numismatic Society An-yang ancient China appears blade capital cast century B. C. Ch'i ch'iian Ch'iian-pi Ch'in Chan-kuo period Chao character Cheng Chia-hsiang chHen Chi-mo Chi-yin chih Chin-yang Chinese coins Chinese numismatics Chou period cowrie shells currency CXXIX decipherment denomination dynasty Early Knife epigraphical feudatories fief H. H. Spade Half chin Han-tan Hollow-handle Spade Honan Hopeh Ibid k'ao-shih King knife area knife coinage Kuan Chung Late Spade legend lieh located Ming Knives mints Mo-jo monetary unit nose money numismatists Okutaira oracle bones origin p'eng Plate reverse round coins scholars Shang Shang dynasty Shansi Shantung Shantung Peninsula Sharp-pointed Knives shih Shih-chi spade coins Spades of Liang Special Old Spades specimens square central hole Ssu-ma Ch'ien T'an T'ao tool Tso chuan type of spade Wang Wang Mang weight Yellow River Yin-hsii yuan yuan-chin