Lot 509: Byzantine Weights Group
December 6, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 7th-10th century AD. A pair of bronze coin or trade weights comprising: one beehive-shaped with concentric rings, pointillé band and central 'N'; one similar, flat-topped cone with incised omega and points. See Weber, K. Byzantinische Münzgewichte: Materialkorpus für 1-Nomisma-Gewichte, Schwelm, 2009 for discussion. 123 grams, 25-28mm (1"). Property of a European collector; acquired Europe, 1980s-1990s. [2, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.