Roman basalt weight

Made:
1-100 CE in Europe

Science Museum Group

One of eight Roman weights of black basalt, 1st century A.D., spherical shape, flat top and bottom. Value 1/2 Roman uncia (ounce).

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1937-131/8
Materials:
basalt, complete
type:
ancient roman weight (uncia)

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