Sixteen small geomatric-type gold weights - (4720)

Sixteen small brass or bronze geomatric-type gold weights. The ones in the top three rows (A u/i I) date from the early period (15th – 17th century). The ones in the two bottom rows (J u/i P) are later and date from the 18th and 19th century. As a rule, simpler forms prevail among earlier weights whereas the decoration of later weights becomes increasinly elaborate. Weights and sizes are shown in the last photo.
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