Glass Weights

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Small disks (diam. approximately 1.7–2.5 cm) of colored glass—mostly yellow, green, or blue—used as exagia. Their derived weights correspond to the solidus, semissis, and tremissis; they would have been used ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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