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Coin Weight

Object Name:
Coin weight
Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Attributed to Egypt
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
H. 5/16 in. (0.8 cm) Diam. 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm) Wt. 0.52 oz. (14.74 g)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
x.165.14
Not on view
Inscription: Arabic, on square stamp; indecipherable.
Unknownprovenance; acquired by the Metropolitan Museum by 1953
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