For metrological purposes the C.I.P.M.
10 Published and discussed by Hilprecht, " Mathematical, Metrological and Chronological Texts " (Bab.
At Paris, the first metrological institution, also undertakes verifications for purely scientific purposes.
Relative to the uncertain connexion of length, capacity and weight in the ancient metrological systems of the East, Sir Charles Warren, R.E., has obtained by deductive analysis a new equivalent of the original cubit (Palestine Exploration Fund Quarterly, April, July, October 1899).
DÃ¶rpfeld considers this as the Attic foot, and states the foot of the Greek metrological relief at Oxford as 11.65 (or 11.61, Hultsch).
See Capitolinus, Antoninus, 3; Vulcacius Gallicanus, Avidius Cassius, 7; edition of the metrological work by F.