A Mercantile Sycee of Southern Song Dynasty

Stephen Tai
Jan.27, 1998

The shown sycee (Length: 72mm, Width: 27mm, Height: 12mm, Weight:187g, i.e. 5 Taels) with 2 identical stamps lining parallelly between the two sides of its waist, each stamp has 4 incuse characters, read as: Jen Hua Yin Ji, which means 'The Genuine Flowery Silver’s Remark'.
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