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Wooden Box with Bronze Balance Scale

Date: 500–600
Geography: Made in Byzantine Egypt
Culture: Coptic
Medium: Wooden box and copper alloy scale
Dimensions: Overall: 1 5/16 x 9 1/8 x 3 9/16 in. (3.3 x 23.2 x 9.1 cm) Scale set up on mount c-e: 6 7/8 x 8 7/16 x 2 in. (17.4 x 21.4 x 5.1 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Miscellany
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number: 14.2.2a-e

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