Lot:50003  楚国爰金 极美品

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拍品分类 金银锭 品相 极美品
拍品估价 USD 2000 - 3000 成交价 USD 7800
拍卖专场 SBP2018年香港春拍-古钱 金银锭 机制币 现代币 拍卖公司 SBP
开拍日期 2018-04-03 09:30:00 结标日期 2018-04-03 21:30:00 拍卖状态 成交
拍品描述 楚国爰金。战国时代。郢爰。重13.51克,楚国造,爰金首先成板製造,后切割成小块。此为中国货币史上首款形制确定的金质货币。EXTREMELY FINE.CHINA. State of Chu. "Yuan Jin" Gold Cube Money, Warring States Period (ca. 475-221 B.C.).13.51 gms. History of Chinese Currency-pg. 7, #1; H-5.1. Made in what is now Hubei province, it was cut from larger bars which allowed for the making of small denominations. Historically this is Chinas first gold currency with a fixed shape and size.