ONE THIRD SHEKEL

MS 2836
MS Short Title ONE THIRD SHEKEL
Text ONE THIRD SHEKEL
Description MS in Neo Babylonian on agate, Babylonia, ca. 6th c. BC, 1 agate duck weight, 0,9x1,8x0,9 cm, 1 line in cuneiform script, agate duck with the head turned back, brown body and white head, pierced lenghtwise with a lengthwise hole for suspension, weight 3 grams.
Published Jöran Friberg: A remarkable Collection of Babylonian Mathematical Texts. Springer 2007. Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences. Manuscripts in the Schøyen Collection, vol. 6, Cuneiform Texts I. pp. 130-131.
Place of origin Babylonia
Dates ca. 6th c. BC

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