Haematite weight, Syrian

Made:
c. 1700-1600 BCE in Gaza Strip

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One of 3 black haematite Syrian weights, barrel shaped, from Gaza. Khoirine system. c.B.C. 1700-1600, (Petrie No.6111).

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1938-240/1
Materials:
complete and haematite
type:
ancient syrian weight (hebrew royal shekel)
credit:
Petrie, F.