Two units of liquid capacity in later Greek. The documentary record consists of a variety of conflicting descriptions, at times in the same author:
|small mystrum||large mystrum||ratio|
|Galen, c. 15||1/24 cotyle||¼ cyathus, about 11 milliliters||1:1|
|Galen, c. 13||1 1/3 oxybaph||3 oxybaph||2.25:1|
|Cleopatra||1/22 cotyle||1/16 cotyle||1.38:1|
Sorry. No information on contributors is available for this page.
Copyright © 2000 Sizes, Inc. All rights reserved.
Last revised: 19 May 2006.