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Small brass weight with a small knob on top. The stamp with the inscription is slightly off centre.

Details

weight
nn19449.2
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  weight

Place
Northern Nigeria, Nigeria, West Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  Northern Nigeria 

Materials & techniques
copper alloy
Additional material & technique information
material: copper alloy (overall)
Measurements
overall: 12 mm x 12 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 12 mm x 12 mm


Related objects
part of weights (nn19449)
Related subjects
object name: weights

Record created 2013-06-21 by ADOVE
Record last updated 2017-04-20 by XGVIEWS

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