Shoulder Spades

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Ancient Chinese Coinage - Pre-Imperial (770-220 BC) - Hollow Handled Spade Money - Sloping Shoulder Spades
... Sloping shoulder spades usually have a sloping shoulder, with the two outside lines on the obverse and reverse at an angle ... type is generally smaller than the prototype or square shoulder spades ... smaller size indicates that they are later in date than the square shoulder spades ...

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