20 Menahem exacted the money from Israel, that is, from all the wealthy men, fifty shekels  of silver from every man, to give to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned back and did not stay there in the land. (ESV)
 15:20 A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams
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by Karl Koehler