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Steelyard weight in the form of Athena

Date: 6th–9th century (?)
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Copper alloy
Dimensions: 8 1/4 × 4 1/2 × 2 13/16 in., 4.2 lb. (20.9 × 11.4 × 7.1 cm, 1896g)
Classification: Metalwork-Bronze
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.3493

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