Scales; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1994.019.11

Name/Title

Scales

About this object

Spring balance scales made of metal. The face of the instrument is of brass and has a scale from 0 - 50 lbs marked on it. The spring is enclosed in a rounded metal case that attaches to the brass face. At the top is a ring for holding and at the base a hook to hang the item to be weighed. The weight pulls down a metal marker to show the appropriate weight on the scale face.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Processed metal

Inscription and Marks

POCKET BALANCE
REGISTERED

Measurements

H 250mm x L40mm x W20mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Weighing equipment

Subject and Association Keywords

Tools

Subject and Association Keywords

Shop fittings

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Weighing instruments

Object number

CR1994.019.11

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

This object is from
Tags

Include tags such as place names, people, dates, events and colours. Use commas to separate multiple tags. e.g. Pablo Picasso, Madrid, red, 1930s.

Share