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Object Name: 
Weight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
97.1.7
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.7 cm, L: 4.2 cm, W: 2.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
661-858
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carl Berkowitz and Derek Content
Primary Description: 
Deep green, semi-opaque glass; cast, stamped. Weight shaped like truncated pyramid, but with rectangular top and bottom, and two longer and two shorter sides, and with horizontal subrectangular perforation (H. 1.6 cm) that passes through longer sides. On top, shallow circular stamp (D. 1.8 cm), with traces of Arabic inscription.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Smith, Ray Winfield (American, 1897-1982), Former Collection
Berkowitz, Carl, Source
1976-01-01
Content, Derek, Source
1976-01-01