Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and for an homer of barley, and an half homer of barley:

Bible References

I bought

Genesis 31:41
These twenty years I have been in your house; I served you fourteen years for your two daughters and six years for your flock, and you changed my wages ten times.
Genesis 34:12
Ask me ever so much bridal payment and gift, and I will give according as you say to me; but give me the girl in marriage.”
Exodus 22:17
If her father absolutely refuses to give her to him, he shall pay money equal to the dowry for virgins.
1 Samuel 18:25
Saul then said, “Thus you shall say to David, ‘The king does not desire any dowry except a hundred foreskins of the Philistines, to take vengeance on the king’s enemies.’” Now Saul planned to make David fall by the hand of the Philistines.

An homer

Leviticus 27:16
‘Again, if a man consecrates to the Lord part of the fields of his own property, then your valuation shall be proportionate to the seed needed for it: a homer of barley seed at fifty shekels of silver.
Isaiah 5:10
“For ten acres of vineyard will yield only one bath of wine,
And a homer of seed will yield but an ephah of grain.”
Ezekiel 45:11
The ephah and the bath shall be the same quantity, so that the bath will contain a tenth of a homer and the ephah a tenth of a homer; their standard shall be according to the homer.