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Duck shaped weight

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Duck-shaped weight. Banded Agate.

Provenance

1936: Purchased by the MFA through Prof. Robert A. Pfeiffer.* (Accession date: April 2, 1936) *40 seals, 36.177-36.216, were purchased as a group for $500.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund

Near Eastern, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Neo-Babylonian, 625–539 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .26 x .14 mm. 5.560 grams

Accession Number

36.184

Medium or Technique

Agate

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures