Troy Weight

From AJU

Jump to: navigation, search

The name Troy weight is derived from Troyes, France where the system was first used. This is unit of measurement used to weigh precious metals.

Troy Weight

Grain
Abbreviation: gn
24 gn to 1 dwt

Pennyweight
Abbreviation: dwt
20 dwts to 1 Troy Ounce

Troy Ounce
Abbreviation: ozt
12 oz to 1 Troy Pound

Troy Pound
Abbreviation: lb. t.
1 lb. t. = 5,760 gn
1 lb. t. = 240 dwt
1 lb. t. = 12 ozt

Lang Antiques
Lang Antiques