- Museum number
Lost wax cast abstract gold-weight in brass, in the form of a square cube with two smaller raised square cubes placed side-by-side on top.
- Production date
Height: 1.10 centimetres
Weight: 9.42 grammes
Width: 1.10 centimetres
Depth: 0.80 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The remains of a casting sprue can be seen on one of the flat sides of this gold-weight.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- One of a set of 56 gold-weights and 1 broken gold-dust spoon, found stored in a cotton bag with an attached label stating:
‘1970 goldweights AF
HM Treasury (anon gift [ to be reported to Trustees, when collected 28/7/71])’
It is not clear whether this is an anonymous gift by or to the Treasury.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Af2000,07.6 (previous registration number - in error)