Description (Catalog Card): Duck weight. Haematite. Grey. Broken and repaired. [drawing] To be weighed. Type VI1     
Find Context (Catalog Card): BC Dungi Room12     
Material (Catalog Card): Hematite2     
Measurement (Catalog Card): 0.155 x 0.077 (height)     
U Number: 16429C     
Museum: British Museum      
Object Type: Weights and Measures >> Balance Pan Weights >> Duck Weights      
Season Number: 09: 1930-1931      
Description (Modern): Gray limestone with evidence of burning. Heart shaped plan, tail rounded, head and neck of duck shown in high relief on back, slight evidence of eyes and nostrils. Bottom curved, some chipping but most pieces preserved. Smashed and reassembled     
Material: Inorganic Remains >> Stones and Minerals >> Stone >> Sedimentary >> Limestone      
Museum Number (BM Big Number): 128443     
Museum Number (BM Registration Number): 1931,1010.1113     
Measurement (Weight): 1665.0     
Measurement (X): 147     
Measurement (Y): 126     
Measurement (Z): 71     
[1] Woolley's description
[2] Given the size of the object and the description as 'grey' the material type is not likely to be hematite; the object itself, British Museum 128443, is limestone.
[3] Data collected by British Museum research team.


Locations: 16429C | 1931,1010.111 Export: JSON - XML - CSV

Media: 16429C | 1931,1010.111 Export: JSON - XML - CSV

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Woolley's Catalog Cards Woolley's Catalog Cards Card -- BM ID:194 Box:65 Page:173 Card -- BM ID:194 Box:65 Page:173 (none)
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