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Steelyard weight., in the form of a imperial bust (Empress Ariadne).
Early Byzantine, last quarter of the 5th century.
Bronze and lead. On top of the head there is a chain ring.

Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.
Source: ‘Land of Civilizations, Turkey’ – Catalogue of the Fukuoka Exhibition (Japan), 1985.

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