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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Material gabbro
Location Philadelphia
Weight (g) 179.0
Height (cm) 4.4
Length (cm) 4.6
Width (cm) 4.5
Weight Type cube
Units (inferred) 20.0
Unit Weight (inferred) 8.95
Card data rubbing stone -weight-; or grinding stone?
New Description gray stone with black specks, four flattened sides in mostly cubical form with very rounded edges. Listed as rubbing stone.
Photo B12231.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 # B12231 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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