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Started by <k>, August 05, 2013, 02:36:47 PM
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Quote from: SquareEarth on August 05, 2013, 05:23:03 PMQing Empire, One Tael, Empress Dowager Cixi's Birthday, date disputed (1894? 1904?)
Quote from: <k> on August 05, 2013, 05:38:01 PMI like those old reliefs, the Greek and the Egyptians ones too. Of course, because most coins are circular, they wouldn't necessarily work well.
Quote from: <k> on August 05, 2013, 05:38:01 PMStylistically, I think this has developed from the old "wreaths and sprays" feature, so it is a kind of halfway-house between that and the modern "multiple figures" feature.