**Originally Listed at $250**
China, Song Dynasty, 10th to 13th century CE. A group of five bronze coin-shaped gaming charms and tokens, each with a unique cast design and a square hole punched through the center. Charms with inscriptions like "tai ping tong bao", a prayer for peace, depictions of animals with auspicious meaning like the monkey (related to the zodiac) on one of these, or other designs. Size of largest: 1.2" W (3 cm)
Provenance: Ex-Private California Collection
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