- Museum number
Stone duck-shaped measuring-weight: the weight of this duck corresponds approximately to one 'heavy' mina or two 'light' minas.
- Production date
Height: 7 centimetres
Length: 14 centimetres
Weight: 969.70 grammes
Width: 7 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The cast is listed as available in the British Museum Facsimile Service 'Catalogue of Replicas from British Museum collections' (n.d.), in the series "Weights".
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2013 - 2014 22 June - 6 Jan, Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum, 'Mesopotamia, Inventing Our World'
2013: 30 Jan-13 May, Museum of History, Hong Kong, 'The Wonders of Ancient Mesopotamia'
2012: 4 May-7 Oct, Melbourne Museum, 'The Wonders of Ancient Mesopotamia'
2011 28 March-26 June, Abu Dhabi, Manarat Al Saadiyat, 'Splendours of Mesopotamia'
2008-2009 21 Sept-4 Jan, Boston, MFA, 'Art and Empire'
2007 2 Apr-30 Sept, Alicante, MARQ Museum, 'Art and Empire'
2006 1 Jul-7 Oct, Shanghai Museum, 'Art and Empire'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Note about this collection in register (1: 123) states these objects were probably mainly procured by Rassam and some by Rawlinson from Sherif-Khan.
- Middle East
- BM/Big number
- Registration number