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Egyptian Weights and Balances

B. M. C.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin
Vol. 12, No. 4 (Apr., 1917), pp. 85-90
DOI: 10.2307/3253619
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3253619
Page Count: 6
Subjects: Art & Art History
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Notes and References

This item contains 27 references.

[Footnotes]
  • 1
    Proceedings of the Society of Biblical Archaeology, vol. XXIII (1901), p. 385, nos. 7043 and 7046.
  • 2
    P.S.B.A., vol. XIV (1891-2), p. 442, no. I.
  • 3
    Lepsius, Denkmiler I I, 13.
  • 4
    L.D. III, 232.
  • 5
    Ducros, Deuxieme Étude in Annales du Ser- vice des Antiquit's de I'Egypte, X (1909), p. 240.
  • 6
    Ducros, Étude sur les balances egyptiennes in Annales IX (1908), p. 32.
  • 7
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Accession No. 14.2.2. L.of beam, 616 in
    • L of handle, vi in.; Diam. of pans, 2. in.
[Footnotes]
  • 1
    Budge, The Gods of the Egyptians, vol. II, p. 315, 7.
  • 2
    Relief from Sakkara in Cairo Museum, No. 58, pictured in Annales, X, p. 245, fig. 51.
  • 2
    a Breasted, History, p. 277.
  • 4
    Annales, IX, Pls. I and II and p. 38 ff.
  • 5
    Rosellini: I Monumenti dell' Egitto e della Nubia II, P1. II I, I.
  • 6
    Naville, Deir el Bahri, III, P1. LXXXI.
  • l
    Identified through the kindness of Dr. Chester A. Reeds of the American Museum of Natural History.
[Footnotes]
  • 1
    Breasted, Ancient Records, IV, 256.
  • 2
    Breasted, History, p. 277.
  • 3
    Griffith, Beni Hasan, IV, Pls. XI and XXVII.
  • 4
    Petrie, Deshasheh, Pl. XIII.
  • 5
    This reference contains 4 citations:
    • Weigall, Weights and Balances iq Catalog Genéral, Introduction, pp. 3-12
    • Griffith, Notes on Egyptian Weights and Meas- ures in P.S.B.A., vol. XIV, p. 435
    • vol. XV, p. 306
    • Weigall, Some Egyptian Weights in Prof. Petrie's Collection in P.S.B.A., vol. XXIII, p. 378
[Footnotes]
  • 1
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Accession No. 15.3.233
    • BULLETIN, vol. IX (1914), fig. 9 and p.220
    • 341 in. x2s in. x2) in.
  • 2
    Accession No. 14.2.3. 2 in. x 1- in. x I in.
  • 3
    L.D. III, 39.
  • 4
    Petrie, Qurneh, Pl. XXXV.
  • 5
    Rosellini, op. cit., II, Pl. LI.
  • 7
    This reference contains 2 citations:
    • Accession No. 04.2.23
    • Length, 2- f in.
  • 8
    Lent by Theodore M. Davis, No. L 1372.633
[Footnotes]
  • 1
    weight of bronze: Petrie, Tell el Amarna, PI. XII I, 6.