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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Material dolomite
Location Philadelphia
Weight (g) 394.0
Height (cm) 6
Length (cm) 6.2
Width (cm) 5.9
Weight Type cube
Units (inferred) 50.0
Unit Weight (inferred) 7.88
Card data stone; polishing or grinding stone. mus. neg. 136
New Description cubical stone with rounded edges. Five flattened sides, one more rounded. Listed as rubbing stone, but could be a weight. Light brown stone with thin adherance of dark brown substanstance in places.
Photo B12228.JPG
Not weight? True
Inscribed? False
Broken? False
Weighed by Hafford
Precision? False
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Suggested Citation

William B. Hafford. "Cat # B12228 from Iraq/Nippur/Area not known". (2013) In Balance Pan Weights from Nippur. William B. Hafford (Ed.) . Released: 2013-10-24. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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