Money: Charm Coins

Four charm coins. (1) One circular charm coin. Approximately circular central hole. One side presents worn Chinese characters disposed in two concentric ring: eight characters in the inner ring and sixteen characters in the outer ring. (2) One circular charm coin. Circular central hole. One side presents worn striated patterning. (3) One circular charm coin. Square central hole. One side presents four worn Chinese characters. Inscriptions do not match any genuine currency suggesting this is a charm coin. (4) One circular charm coin. Circular central hole. One side presents serpentine patterning piercing surface of coin.
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Provenance details
Acquired: Rewi Alley: Jul 1933
Diameter: 53mm (2 1/16")
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Other Id
C1957.937 A-D
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