Limestone weight, Syrian

Made:
c. 1500 BCE in Gaza Strip

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One of three grey limestones (flat base) Syrian weights from Gaza. Deben Kedet system. B.C.1500, (Petrie Cat. No.6029).

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1938-235/2
Materials:
basalt and complete
type:
ancient egyptian weight (deben kedet)
credit:
Petrie, F.