Copy, of a 5oz. 296 grains weight, found at Nimrud

Made:
1933 in London

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Copy of a bronze weight inlaid in gold with the figure of a beetle. Found at Nimrud. Weight 5oz. 296 grains. 160.823 grams

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1933-86
type:
replica ancient egyptian weight (attic standard)
credit:
British Museum Trustees (Dept. of Egyptian & Assyrian Antiquities)