Lot 506: Byzantine Large Trade Weight with Cross
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 14th-15th century AD. A flat-section square bronze trade weight with incised image to one face of a cross within a wreath with rosettes to the upper corners flanked by '?. S'. Cf. Bendall, S. Byzantine Weights: An Introduction, London, 1996 items 57, 58. 155 grams, 44mm (1 3/4"). From a German collection; acquired on the German art market before 1990. [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.