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A pre-metric Danish unit of mass, before 1683, = ¼ kvintin, about 967 milligrams. Between 1683 and 1861, = ¼ kvintin, about 976 mg. After 1861, = ¹⁄₁₀ kvint = 500 milligrams. link to a chart showing relationships between Danish units of mass

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A Swedish unit of mass in its decimal system of weights, 1855 – 1878, = ¹⁄₁₀₀ skålpund, about 4.25076 grams. chart symbol

3

In Norway, a unit of mass, about 977 milligrams. chart symbol

4

A Swedish unit of dry capacity, = ¹⁄₃₂ kanna, about 81.78 milliliters. But other sources say 327 milliliters. Synonym, jungfru.

5

In Norway, a unit of capacity = ¼ pott, about 241 milliliters. Also called a pel.

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