kondylos [Greek]

In classical times, a unit of length, in concept the length of the middle joint of a finger, = 2 dactyloi. link to a chart showing relationships between ancient Greek units of length.

Size of the kondylos
Attic 4.0 cm
Olympic 4.0 cm
Pergamene 4.1 cm
Aeginetan 4.1 cm

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