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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Material limestone
Location Philadelphia
Weight (g) 63.5
Height (cm) 3
Length (cm) 4.6
Width (cm) 3.3
Weight Type egg
Units (inferred) 7.5
Unit Weight (inferred) 8.47
Card data weight(?); limestone. Egg-shaped. Chipped, abraded and worn. Accession number B 10172, assigned to a tablet.
New Description egg shaped limestone as B2470 but flattening seems more natural. Nevertheless, shape is pointed at one end and rounded at other. Has flattening and might be a weight.
Photo B10172A.JPG
Not weight? True
Inscribed? False
Broken? False
Weighed by Hafford
Precision? False
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
limestone
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Suggested Citation

William B. Hafford. "Cat # B10172A from Iraq/Nippur/Area not known". (2013) In Balance Pan Weights from Nippur. William B. Hafford (Ed.) . Released: 2013-10-24. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/B08D4DB1-D753-4FBF-B239-4A6A8F367190> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2z893f30

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