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Object Name: 
Coin Weight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
59.1.329
Dimensions: 
Overall D: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
808
Primary Description: 
Translucent pale brown glass; stamped. Circular disc; obverse: circular stamp, D: 23 mm, bearing central star surrounded by two square zones of Arabic within circle, in low relief; reverse, two or more lines of Arabic, encircled, in very low relief.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Source
1959-07-27
Technique: 
Umayyad and Abbasid Glass Weights and Measure Stamps in the Corning Museum (1971) illustrated, pp. 64-76, fig. 19 (#44); BIB# AI82451