Weight

Greek


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.045 SQ.; weight: 3655 grains

Accession Number

01.8322

Medium or Technique

Lead

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment, Weights and measures

Square, with raised rim. On face a half dolphin and an inscription.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry 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 Edward Perry Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund