Brass weights; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1977.810
Brass weightsAbout this object
Eight brass weights formerly parts of sets. Parts of these sets were reported missing by Fiona Cameron at the time of the shift of the Museum in Athenaeum Hall to the new Museum in the Cromwell Mall.
a. One 3 oz cup weight, (missing 2 oz, 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz)
b-d.three DWTS weights, 4, 5 and 6 . Have STANDARD W & T. A on front with a lion on a crown and two diamond shapes on either side.
e-g. three DWTS weights, 4, 5 and 6 (missing 3 and 6 DWTS). Have dots on back side of weight.
h. one 1 oz troy weight.
a. 3 oz TROY
b-d. Four, Four, Five penny weights. STANDARD W. & T. A. Lion on crown logo and two diamond shapes either side.
e-g. 4, 5, 6 DWTS with dots on back
h. 1 oz TROY
a. Dia 40mm X H 25
b-d. 20mm X 17mm, 18mm X 15mm
e-g. 23mm X 18mm, 20mm X 17mm, 18mm X 15mm
h. Dia 30mm X H 12mm
From the Collection of the Cromwell MuseumObject Type