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  Chronological Table  
 
         
   
 
 

1298, 1391, 1411, 1415

Circular lead weights of various sizes.
Akroteri on Thera, 16th cent. BC.

The inhabitants of Akrotiri used the Minoan metric system; similar weights have been found in Crete and on the Greek mainland.

 
 
 
 
 
     
     
                    
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