Xinjiang Groove


Weight: 178 grams/5 taels

Date: N/A

Inscriptions: 葉城官局

Yecheng (i.e., Kaghilik) Official Bureau


"Official Bureau"(官局) hereof is speculated to be the Yecheng branch of the Xinjiang Official Monetary Bureau established by the provincial board of revenue in 1909.

The feature of this piece is under the strong influence of Groove sycee of Shaanxi and Gansu, and until now, only 4 specimens known to exist.

Collection of the webmaster

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