Arabic glass standard weight for unknown coin (3.11g)

Made:
800-1499CE in North Africa
maker:
Unknown
One of a selection of thirteen Arabic Glass weights, dating from AD952 to about AD1400.  Part 11 - Arabic glass

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One of a selection of thirteen Arabic Glass weights, dating from AD952 to about AD1400. Part 11 - Arabic glass
Science Museum Group Collection
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Circular Arabic glass standard weight, dark purple (chipped), for unknown coin (3.11g), hexagram design, unsigned, North African, 800-1499CE .

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1927-1100/11
Materials:
complete and glass
type:
standard weight
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • weights
  • component - object
  • weights
  • component - object
  • weights
credit:
Dr. W.L. Hildburgh.