Measuring and Weighing in Ancient Times

Curator: Ofra Rimon

The bilingual (Hebrew / English) catalogue contains the following articles:

Raz Kletter - Four hundred shekels of silver, what is that between you and me? (Genesis 23: 15):

Weights and Weighing in Eretz Israel in Antiquity
Avner Raban - Jars and Standard Volume
Gerald Finkielsztejn - Administration and Trade in the Hellenistic Period: Dating and Standards of Measures
Gerald Finkielsztejn- Lead Weight from the Hecht Collection
Shraga Qedar - Weights of Eretz-Israel in the Roman-Byzantine Period
James. W. Allan - Early Islamic Glass Stamps
Yigar Nevo - Ottoman Weight Units and the Transition to the Metric System in Eretz-Israel
Elias Khamis - Scales
Lionel Holland - Precision Weighing In Antiquity
Haggai Misgav - Dating Formulae and Their Use in Jewish Documents from the Second Temple, Mishnaic,
and Talmudic Periods
Alla Kushnir-Stein - Dates on Ancient Palestinian Coins
Renate Rosenthal-Heginbottom - A Nabatean Zodiac
Moshe Sharon - The Muslim Calendar
Zaraza Friedman - The Nilometer
Ronny Reich - Measuring Tools in the Service of Architects and Masons in Antiquity
Tables: Weights and Measures

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