Gum Scales; 480

Name/Title

Gum Scales

About this object

A scale used for weighing kauri gum, also known as 'steel yards'. A bag of gum was hooked on and the weight sides along 'yard' to assess the weight of the gum. In excellent condition.

Measurements

A: L 79cm W 22cm
B & C: not measured.

Object Type

Gum Diggers Weighing Machine

Object number

480

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