Ancient Greece
units of mass

Solonic (last half of 6th century bce to about 430 bce)

talent

stater

30

hemistateron

2

60

drachme

105

210

6300

4.366
g

458.43
g

916.86
g

27.506
kg

Late classical (430 bce to 3rd century bce)

talent

stater

30

mna

2

60

drachme

105

210

6600

4.366
g

480.26
g

960.52
g

28.816
kg

Hellenistic (3rd century bce to second half of the 2nd century bce)

talent

stater

30

mna

2

60

drachme

138

276

8280

4.366
g

602.5
g

1.21
kg

36.150
kg

Late Hellenistic (second half 2nd century bce to 86 bce)

talent

stater

30

mna

2

60

drachme

150

300

9000

4.366
g

655.9
g

1.31
kg

39.294
kg

Silver weights

Aeginetic
     

talent

     

mna

60

 

stater or didrachmon

35

2100

 

drachma

2

70

4200

obolos

6

24

600

36,000

1.05 g

6.30 g

12.47 g

630.00

26.196 kg

 

Corinthian
   

talent

     

mina

60

 

stater

25

1500

 

drachma

3

50

3000

obolos

6

18

900

54,000

485 mg

2.92 g

8.73 g

436.6 g

26.196 kg

 

Attic
   

talent

       

mina

60

   

 stater or tetradrachma

25

1500

 

 drachma

4

100

6000

diabole

3

12

300

18,000

obolos

2

6

24

600

36,000

728 mg

1.46 g

4.366 g

17.46 g

436.6

26.196 kg

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