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Two scale pans

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
305–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Gemayemi, Temple area

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .133 x .122

Accession Number

87.481

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Weights and measures

Thin, concave bronze discs rusted together. Cracked and small pieces missing.

Provenance

Found in sand of temple floor, Tell Gemayemi. Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription