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MISCELLANEOUS TABLE

OF

FOREIGN WEIGHTS AND MEASURES.

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Arroba of Buenos Ayres,..........equal to...

.25.36 pounds United States. Amir, or Emir, of Stuttgard,.......

.....78 gallons Balsam Copavia, 8 lbs. ......

..1 do

do Butt of wine,.........

..130 do Canado of Balsam Copavia, ......

...30 pounds Chaldron coal, British Provinces,..

.36 bushels do do Cumberland,........

.53 do Cheki of opium (from Smyrna) .....

.1 5–8 pound Coal, a railway wagon load, Pictou,

..62 cwt. Flax, head of, about...........

.....6 3–4 pounds Foot, 100 feet St. Domingo,.......

.....106 60-100 feet Honey, 1 gallon weighs.............

.12 pounds Linseed, one bushel ..............equal to..

47 do Mudd, or maud, of Rotterdam,.....

...148 pounds do Moyo of salt (Spain) .............

...70 bushels Modius of salt (from Ivica, Spain)..

....40 do

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....23 do Mass (of Antwerp) 4th of ohm ....

...10 gallons do Ohm do . ...........

...40 do Pounds of Austria, .......100 lb..

...123 60-100 do Antwerp, ......

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...103 35–100 Brussels,...

.103 35-100

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......109 80-100 Berlin, ....

....103 11-100 Hamburgh, .

...106 80–100 Malaga, ....

...101 44-100 Netherlands,...

.....108 93-100 Portugal, ....

...101 19-100 Prussia, ......

..103 11-100 do Rotterdam, ...

...108 93–100 Spain, .......

.101 44-100 do St. Domingo,....

.107 93-100 do Trieste, .......

.123 60-100 Vienna,........

.123 60-100 Palm of Italy, of marble,.... Quintal of France,.........

........ .220 54-100 lbs. Skippond of Gottenburg,

.300 pounds do do Gefle, .......

..314 i do Salt, one Barrel, ...

..5) bushels Vara, Spanish,...........

.8 feet Vara of Baracoa,....

.20 feet Oils, Linseed, 1 gallon equal to

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$ cts. Ducat of Naples.-.-.-.

80 Franc of France and Belgium...

10 18. Florin of the Netherlands Florin of the Southern

States of Germany... Florin of Austria ..

481 Florin of Trieste ...... 48:31 Florin of Nuremburg... Florin of Frankfort .... 40 Florin of Bohemia ----- 481 Guilder of Netherlands

and other places-same as Florins. Lira of the Lombardo and

Venetian Kingdom ... 16 Livre of Leghorn. Lira of Tuscany....

16 Lira of Sardinia.

1876 Livre of Genoa...

18,00
Milrea of Portugal.
Milrea of Madeira .....
Milrea of Azores ----- 83}
Marc Banco of Hamburg
Ounce of Sicily------
Pound Stl. of G. Britain | 4 84
Pound Stl. of Jamaica .. | 4 84
Pound Sterling of British

Provinces of Nova Sco-
tia, New Brunswick,
Newfoundland & Can-
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4 00
Pagoda of India .......
Real Vellon of Spain...
Real Plate of Spain....
Rupee Company ..
Rupee British India ....
Rix Dollar (or Thaler) of

Prussia and the North

ern States of Germany Rix Dollar (or Thaler) of Bremen...

781 Rix Dollar (or Thaler) of

Berlin .............
Rix Dollar (or Thaler) of|

Saxony ------
Rix Dollar (or Thaler) of

Leipsic .----------| Rouble, silver, of Russia SpecieDollar of Denmark | 1 05 Specie Dollar of Norway | 1 06 Specie Dollar of Sweden 1 06 Tale of China..

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CURRENCIES BY USAGE.
When a Consular Certificate of the real value of Exchange is not attached to the Invoice.

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Fractional parts of the Currency.

$ cts. Banco Rix dollar Sweden 39

Norway.

391 66 " Denmark 53 Crown of Tuscany.....15 20 soldi

12 denari Curacoa Guilder .......

20 stivers 12 pfennings Leghorn Dollar or Pezzo 90,78 20 soldi

12 denari Livre of Catalonia ..... 53) 20 sueldos 12 dineros Livre of Neufchatel.. 261 20 sols

12 deniers Swiss Livre ...........

100 centimes Scudi of Malta .......

12 tair

20 grani
Scudi, Roman ......... 99 a 99}
St. Gall Guilder ...... 4036 60 kruetzers 14 pfennings
Rix Dollar of Batavia .. 75 48 stivers
Roman Dollar .........11 05

Varies from 4

roubles 65 co

pecks to 4 rouRouble, paper, of Russia ........ 100 kopecks |

bles 84 CO-
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Turkish Piastre........ 5 cts. 100 aspers
Current Mark...
Florin of Prussia...... 221
Florin of Basle ..

41 Genoa Livre...........

21 Livre Tournois of France 183

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In all cases where the Consul's Certificate is not attached to the Invoice, a Bond for the production of one will be required.

A TABLE OF FOREIGN WEIGHTS AND MEASURES.

Reduced to the Standard of the United States.
ALEXANDRIA (EGYPT.)

Ell of the Hague ........ 2-28 ft. Cantaro of 100 rottoli far

Ell of the Brabant....... 2.30 ft. foro of 15 oz. (avoirdupois) 931 lbs. Medden or measure of coal. 21 bus. 100 rottoli zaydino of 213 oz 1335

ANCONA, (ITALY.) 100 rottoli zaura of 33 oz... 207

100 lbs. Roman equal......102.75 Anona. 100 " mina 264 oz..... 167

100 lbs Ancona ......... 73.75 lbs. 1 oke 400 drams of 16 carats

ARRAGON, (SPAIN.) each .................. 43

Libras of 100 lbs.......... 77.01 lbs. ALICANT, (SPAIN.)

Quintal, 4 arrobas of 36 lbs. 112.00 lbs. Arroba........ --...-.27 lbs. 6 oz.

BASSORA, (PERSIAN GULF.) Quintal .................1095 lbs. Maund attary, 25 vakias tary 28.65 lbs. AMSTERDAM.

One vakia....... ...... 19 oz. 100 lbs. 1 centner

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,108 93 lbs.

BATAVIA, (E. INDIES.)
Last of grain...
85.25 bush. Large bahar.

.. 4peculs. Ahm of wine .. 41.00 gall. Small Bahar.

... 3 ." Amsterdam foot ... 0.93 ft. 1 pecul

...100 catties. Antwerp foot..... 0.94 ft. 1 catty...

--- 16 tales. Rhinland foot...

1.03 ft.
1 pecul...

135 lbs. 10 oz. Amsterdam ell......

2.26 ft.

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BERGEN, (NORWAY.)

DENMARK Shippond, 20 lisponds.---.320 lbs. 100 lbs. 1 centner......-.110.28 lbs. Centner, 61 lisponds......-100 lbs. Barrel or toende of corn... 3.95 bush. Liispond ---- ...-.. 16 lbs. Viertel of wine.-.--..- 2.04 galls. Waag, 3 bismar pounds.... 36 lbs. Copenhagen, or Rhineland 1 lb. 2 marcs, 16 oz. 32 loths

1.03 foot. 100 Norway pounds .......110.23 lbs. Centner or 100 lbs. Denmark . CHRISTIANA, (NORWAY.)

equal to................110.28 Ib. Shippond.................352 lbs. Shipfund, 20 lispunds, or...320 lbs. LAURWIG, (NORWAY.)

One lispund.------------- 16 lbs. Shippond..--- ..........352 lbs. One bismerpund ..... 12 lbs. BOMBAY

One waag, 3 bismerpunds or 36 lbs. Candy equal to...... .260 lbs.

ENGLAND.
Maund

28 lbs.
Old ale gallon ------------

1.22 galls. Seer 111-5 oz. Imperial gallon ...........

1.20 " Candy equal to.. 20 maunds. Old wine do ......

1.00 € Maund

40 seers. Quarter of grain, or 8 impeSeer 66

-- 30 pice. I rial bushels ------- 8.25 bush. BREMEN.

Imperial corn bushel, or 8 Shipfund....

.. 24 centners imperial gallons ... 1.03 bush. Centner.......

..116 lbs.

Old Winchester do........ 1.00 6 Waag of iron. .120 lbs. Imperial yard. ------

36.0 inches. Stone of flax.

20 lbs. Troy pound..............-14fths of a lb. Stone of wool 10 lbs.

savoirdupois. Lispund.....

14 lbs. New Castle chaldron...... 53 cwt. 100 lbs..............--.-109.8 lbs.

Stone ---------------

--- 16 lbs. CADIZ, (SPAIN.)

Tun of wine..............256 Imp. galls. Quintal of 4 arrobas......100 lbs.

FRANCE. 1 lb., 2 marcs 16 oz., or 256 adarms.

3.28 feet. 100 lbs. equal to.----------101.43 lbs. Decimetre (1-10th metre).. 3.94 inches. CAIRO (EGYPT.) Velt.

2.00 galls. Cantaro, 100 rottoli .......95 lbs. Hectolitre

26.425 One rottoli is 144 drams.

Decalitre

2,64 € Occa equal to 400 drams, or 26.39 lbs. Litre

2.11 pints. 36 occas equal to 1 cantaro.

Kilolitre ..

35.32 feet. CHINA. Hectolitre

2.84 bush. Tail ...1 1.3 oz. Decalitre

9.08 quarts. 16 tails 1 catty ... ......1 1,3 lb. Millier..

2.205 lbs. 100 catties 1 picul...----133 1.3 lb. Quintal ..

.220.54 " CONSTANTINOPLE.

Killogramme Quintal equal to ...-----100 rottolis. 100 pounds ..

....107.936 Do do -------45 okes.. 100 feet..

106.60 ft. Do do --...176 cheques. Tun (of wine) -.. ..240 galls. Do do ...127 lbs.

FLORENCE AND LEGHORN. One oke do 2 lbs. 13 oz. drams. 100 lbs. or 1 cantaro....... 74.86 lbs. One oke do

. 2 lbs. 13 oz. Moggio of grain......... 16.59 bush:

[4 drams. Barile of wine...------ 12.04 galls. CALCUTTA.

GENOA. Maund equal to........... 40 seers. 100 lbs. peso grosso ....... 76.87 lbs. Seer do ..... .-. 16 chattacks. 100 lbs. or peso sotile .... 68.89 « English factory maund.---- 74 lbs. 10 oz. Mina of grain...------- 3.43 bush. Seer.................... 1 lb. 13 oz. Mezzarola of wine...--.-. 39.22 galls. Chattack.-..-.-.-.- oz.

HAMBURG. Bengal bezar maund is 10 per cent. heavi- Last of grain ...

89.64 bush. er than the factory maund.

Ahm of wine ----

38.25 galls. Bezar maund equal to 82 lbs. 2 oz. 2.1-13 Hamburg foot.....

0.96 feet. . [drams. Ell........

1.22 6 Seer equal to............. 2 lbs. 13.2-3 Shipfund, equal to 21 cent

[drams. ners, or 280 lbs. Hamburg Chattock, - .............2 oz. 5-6 drams. equal to ..........

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1 centner equal to 8 lispunds, or 112 lbs.

ROME. [Hamburg. Rubbio of grain........... 8.36 bush. 1 lispund equal to........... 14 lbs. do Barih of wine............. 15.31 galls. 1 stone of flax equal to ... 20 lbs. do 100 Roman lbs. equal to ... 74.77 Ibs. 1 stone of wool equal to...-- 10 lbs. do

RUSSIA. 1 stone of feathers equal to.. 10 lbs. do 100 lbs. of 32 loths each.... 90.26 lbs. 100 lbs. Hamburg equal to ..106.8 lbs. Chertwert of grain

5.95 bush. ITALY. Vedro of wine ..v.

3.25 galls 100 rottoli of 31} oz. each,

Petersburg foot..... 1.18 foot. equal to..-.-.-.-.-..-.1961 lbs.

Moscow foot ............. 1.1

1.10 « 1 cantaro grosso, equal to...1964 lbs. Pood .........

36 lb. MADRAS.

SICILY.
Candy, equal to............500 lbs. Cantaro groso ............192.50 lbs
Candy, equal to........... 20 maunds. Cantaro sottile ...........175.00“
Maund, equal to.------

8 bis.
100 lbs..................

70.00 -
Bis, equal to .............. 8 seers. Salma grossa of grain...... 9.77 bush.
MALACCA.
Salma generale ...........

17.85 66 Pecul, equal to ........135 lbs. Salma of wine ............ 23.06 galls. A pecul, equal to 100 catties, or 1600 tales.

SPAIN.
MALTA.

Quintal, or 4 arrobas ......101.44 lbs. 100 lbs. 1 cantaro .....

Arroba................... 25.36 “ Salma of grain............. 8.22 bush. Arroba of wine............ 4.43 galls. Cantaro equal to...........100 rottoli. Fanega of grain........... 1.60 bush. Rottoli, equal to ...--.---.. 30 oz.

ST. GALL. One cantaro equal to (mer

100 heavy pounds equal to..128 lbs. cantile usage) -------...175 lbs. 1100 light pounds equal to...102. NAPLES.

SURAT.
Cantaro grosso ...........196.50 lbs. 20 Surat maunds or 10 Ben-
Cantaro picolo............106.00 5 Igal factory maunds...... 1 candy.
Carro of grain.--------... 52.2 4 bush. One candy................746 lbs. 10 oz.
Carro of wine.----------264.00 galls.

SWEDEN.
NETHERLANDS.

100 lbs. or 5 lispunds ...... 73.76 lbs. Ell... ------------------

3.28 feet.

3.28 feet. Kan of corn .............. 7.42 bush. Mudde of Zak............284 bush. JLast..................... 75.00 " Vat hectolitre ............ 26.42 galls. Cann of wine............. 69.09 galls. Kan litre.................

..... 2.11 pints. Ell of cloth............... 1.95 feet. Pond killogramme..

...... 2.21 lbs. 20 commercial lbs. equal to. 1 lispund. 100 pounds ...............108.93 lbs. 20 lispunds equal to ....... 1 skeppund. PORTUGAL.

SMYRNA. 100 lbs...................101.19 lbs. 100 lbs, (1 quintal)........129.48 lbs. 22 lbs. (1 arroba).......... 32.00 “

Oke ......

.......... 2.83 66 4 arrobas of 32 lbs. (1 quintal) 1.286 Quillot of grain........... 1.46 bush. Alquiere .....

4.75 bush. Quillot of wine........... 13.50 galls. Mojo of grain.............9 23.03 "

TRIESTE Last of salt............... 70.00 66 100 lbs........

.123.60 lbs. Almude of wine........... 4.37 galls. Stajo of grain...

2.34 bush. PRUSSIA.

Orna or eimer of wine..... 14.94 galls, 100 lbs. of 2 Cologne marks

Ell for woolens ........... 2.22 feet. each.... ...103.11 lbs. Ell for silk ......

2.10 66 Quintal, 110 lbs.. ...113.42 6

VENICE. Sheffel of grain....

1.56 bush. 100 lbs. peso groso........105.18 lbs. Eimar of wine ....

18.14 galls. 100 lbs. peso sottile ....... 66.04 “ Ell of cloth.......

2.19 feet. Moggio of grain........... 9.08 bush. Foot.......

1.03 " Anifora of wine, ..........137.00 galls.

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