Balance scales, spring; Salter's; [?]; CT4130.1
Balance scales, springAbout this object
Spring balance scales; a Salters Spring Balance consisting of a circular, bronze face engraved with measurements in pounds, with an iron hand, weighing mechanism and hanging loop. Engraved on the face: "Class III / Salter's / Spring Balance / Silvester's Patent / To Weigh 100lbs".Maker
processed material, metal, iron;
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, bronze.
Engraved on the face: 'CLASS III / SALTER'S / SPRING BALANCE / SILVESTER'S / PATENT / TO WEIGH 100lbs / SALTER / [motif - rope knot with arrow]'Technique
h 275mm x l 133mm x w 36mmSubject and Association Keywords
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"