Weight

Greek


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.033 SQ.; weight: 1825 grains

Accession Number

01.8318

Medium or Technique

Lead

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment, Weights and measures

Square. On face, a half tortoise and the letters [inscription].

Provenance

By 1901: with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: [this is one of a group of weights] bought in Munich. [The weights] constituted lot 425 in the Margaritis-Helbing sale of 1899: were collected by the late D. Margaritis & are, in provenience, Attic.); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund