Scales; P L Schmidt; Unknown; CR1977.906

Name/Title

Scales

About this object

Metal scales. Oval shaped strip in centre with ends not joined. Has a metal arrowed hinged one end with a groove in arrowhead so that there are pointers either side of quartermoon shaped gauge; one side "0, 10, 20, 40 other side 20, 40, 80, 120, 160, 200 ....400'. Small ring and small hook, large ring and large hook attached to outside of oval shape. On the back is written P L Schmidt Elberfeld.

Maker

P L Schmidt

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Germany, Elberfeld

Medium and Materials

Metal, iron. Brass scale

Inscription and Marks

P L Schmidt Elberfeld. Graduated lines with numbers

Measurements

H 150 mm x L 270 mm x W 20 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Weighing equipment

Subject and Association Keywords

Scales

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Weighing instruments

Object number

CR1977.906

Copyright Licence  

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