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Square. On face a 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

Greek,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 0.044 SQ.; weight: 3185 grains

Accession Number

01.8325

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Weights & Measures