Scales, gold; W & T Avery; CT77.163
Scales, goldAbout this object
Gold scales; a set of gold scales, with 6 weights ranging from 3 ounces to a quarter ounce. Contained within a rectangular wooden box. Made in Birmingham by W & T Avery.
These scales are recorded as being "from Shot-over, miner's rights, Mt Benger".
organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
Printed on label inside lid: "W & T AVERY, / MAKERS / BIRMINGHAM"Measurements
h 50mm x l 188mm x w 119mm
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type