60. ROMAN LEAD STEELYARD WEIGHT

Roman lead steelyard weight with iron ring. These items date from the 1st to 5th Centuries A.D. This is a good example in remarkable condition . They had a variety of uses which included, weighing out measures of corn and other foodstuffs and were used with a steelyard scale.


Condition: Excellent. Quite heavy!

Dimensions: 4.2 cm (4 cm dia.) approx.

Provenance: Ex. Private collection UK, Purchased at UK auction.

Price: £25.00

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