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Inscribed scale weight uncovered in Jerusalem

An inscribed scale weight dating to the Second Temple period has been unearthed in Jerusalem. This is the second time that such a weight has been uncovered. Excavations at the nearby Burnt House found a similar weight. Gutfeld explained that he himself unearthed the weight, which has two lines of Aramaic text

Japans oldest weights

11 smooth stones dating back to the Yayoi Period (300 B.C. - 300 A.D.) may be Japan's oldest weights used for scales. To find what the stones were actually used for, Morimoto collected data and made calculations in the spring of last year that suggested they may be two sets of

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