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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Material gabbro?
Location Philadelphia
Weight (g) 91.4
Height (cm) 3.6
Width (cm) 4.1
Weight Type sphere
Units (inferred) 10.0
Unit Weight (inferred) 9.14
Card data stone ballista (?); round stone. accession B 10175 assigned to a tablet fragment.
New Description natural spherical stone, rough surface in numalitic limestone, one side naturally flatter than others. Possible make weight, probably sling stone.
Photo B10175A.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 # B10175A 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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