CHINA unknown region unknown period hemispherical lead ingot with lion


CHINA, unknown region, unknown period, let’s call it a hemispherical ingot, on the flat face is a lion L, on the round side are marks that could be characters, lead, 25mm diameter, 15mm deep, 45g, VG

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Odd, could be “genuine,” I’ll sell as creative art,

China is like the world: it has everything in it. The current evidence shows that there were people “everywhere” by about 12,000 years ago. In China they started writing stuff down about 5000 years ago, roughly the same time as Egypt and Sumer. The Egyptian and Sumerian civilizations are gone, but China is still here.

Over the decades I’ve been selling collectibles my market has been about 97% coins, 2% paper money, 1% everything else.