| LOG IN  | View Basket |  0 items | £0.00

Galata Purveyors of Numismatic Books and Coins

Numismatic Books > Curious Currency > Early Chinese Coinage
Early Chinese Coinage
Roll over image for zoom

Early Chinese Coinage

Yu-Ch'uan Wang.  Reprinted by Sanford J Durst, New York, USA, 1980.  HB (green leatherette with gilt-titled spine and front cover).  x + 310 pages including 55 good b&w plates at the rear. 150 x 225mm. Describes economic development in ancient China. Cowries and their imitations.  The spade coinage, the knife coinage and later round coinages, and commerce from the Shang dynasty to about 220BC. This is the best available version.  Spine slightly faded, and a previous owner's small address label on the ffep, otherwise a very good copy, almost as new.

Originally published by the American Numismatic Society, as part of the series Numismatic Notes & Monographs #122.

Ancient China. Cowries and their imitations.  Spade money - knife money


Catalogue number 11229
Price £30.00
  add to basket
Home - About Galata - News and Views - Books for Sale - Coins for Sale - Articles, News & Reviews - Contact Us - Ordering & Delivery - Images and Grading - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy -

Website Content Copyright © 2010 Galata

Your Online Payment Security is of paramount importance to us. The following information is provided to our customers should they wish to verify our payment facilities before or after purchase. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to get in touch at info@galata.co.uk

SSL Secure Certificate Logo