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How heavy is 34.70 shekels ( שקלים)?

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It's about twice as heavy as a Baseball
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 1.9862739295792 times the weight of a Baseball, and the weight of a Baseball is 0.50345523097706 times that amount.
(MLB rules)
Per Major League Baseball rules, a baseball must weigh between 17.043801477955 shekels ( שקלים) and 17.8959915518530 shekels ( שקלים). A major league pitcher can throw a baseball at up to 150 kph (91 mph) (with a fastball pitch), with record-setting pitches as fast as 171 kph (106 mph).
It's about two times as heavy as a Battery (D)
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 2.14 times the weight of a Battery (D), and the weight of a Battery (D) is 0.467 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "D" size battery weighs 16.20 shekels ( שקלים). The D size battery is the oldest of the modern battery sizes, first invented by the National Carbon Company in 1898.
It's about half as heavy as a Basketball
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 0.46271154041 times the weight of a Basketball, and the weight of a Basketball is 2.1611736745 times that amount.
(NBA official ball standards, Size 7)
A regulation NBA basketball, manufactured by Spalding, is known as a Size 7 ball and weighs 74.9927265030 shekels ( שקלים). These balls have 4,118 pebbles each with a diameter of 2.5 mm
It's about three times as heavy as a Deck of Cards
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 3.1 times the weight of a Deck of Cards, and the weight of a Deck of Cards is 0.32 times that amount.
(ISO 216 B8 size, a.k.a. "poker size" 63 x 88 mm, 52-card deck)
A deck of 52 ISO 216 B8-size playing cards weighs 11 shekels ( שקלים). Utilizing nearly 3,700 decks, the record-holding largest card tower was built in early 2010, stood over 3.5 m (11 ft), and weighed over 27,000 shekels ( שקלים).
It's about three-tenths as heavy as a liter of Water
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 0.2885803 times the weight of a liter of Water, and the weight of a liter of Water is 3.46524 times that amount.
(fresh; 4° C / 39.2° F; maximum density)
Contrary to popular belief, 1 liter (0.0.264172052358148 gal) of water at 4° C / 39.2° F (its point of maximum density) weighs 120.24380 shekels ( שקלים) rather than 1 kg exactly. The total volume of water on the planet Earth is about 13,590,000,000,000,000,000 (13.59 quntillion) L (3,590,000,000,000,000,000 gallons).
It's about four-and-a-half times as heavy as a Battery (C)
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 4.4 times the weight of a Battery (C), and the weight of a Battery (C) is 0.23 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "C" size battery weighs 7.80 shekels ( שקלים). C batteries are typically used in medium-drain devices such as musical instruments.
It's about one-fifth as heavy as a Human Brain
In other words, 34.70 shekels ( שקלים) is 0.214 times the weight of a Human Brain, and the weight of a Human Brain is 4.67 times that amount.
(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 162 shekels ( שקלים). In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.