Gold rush 'Miners Companion' gold scales; unknown maker; Mid 19th Century; RX.19...
Gold rush 'Miners Companion' gold scalesAbout this object
A red leather miners companion case for storing a set of gold scales and weights. Unfortunately this is not a complete set as the scales and some of the weights are missing.Maker
Mid 19th CenturyPeriod
19th Century MidPlace Made
processed material, leather
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass
case has gold lettering depicting 'Miners Companion'
each weight is marked with its weight:
1/4 oz, 1/2 oz, 1 ounces and 2 ounces
l 170mm x w 80mm x d 45mm
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