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Its merchants grew rich, and "the mina of Carchemish" became a standard of value in the ancient world.Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations|Archibald Sayce
But Sargon was not allowed to retain possession of Carchemish without a struggle.
The plunder of Carchemish brought eleven talents and thirty manehs of gold and 2,100 talents of silver into the treasury of Calah.
The fall of Carchemish and the overthrow of the Phnician cities enabled them to carry out their design.
The standard was the silver mina of Carchemish (as the Assyrians called it) which contained 8656 grains.