Gold weighing scales, boxed; W&T Avery Ltd; 1893; RX.2018.18

Name/Title

Gold weighing scales, boxed

About this object

A set of gold weighing scales from 1893 which were made by W&T Avery of Birmingham England.

Maker

W&T Avery Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1893

Period

1890s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, West Midlands, Birmingham

Place Notes

Factory located in Digbeth, Birmingham

Medium and Materials

organic, vegetal, wood
processed material, paper
processed material, metal, alloy, copper alloy, brass

Inscription and Marks

Wooden box has makers label on the inside

W&T AVERY
LATE T. BEACH
Manufactures of all kinds of
Scales, Scale Beams, Steelyards, Patent Weighing Machines
Screw Plates, Die Stocks etc
DIGBETH
BIRMINGHAM

Measurements

Case closed with contents inside:
l 190mm x w 115mm x d 42mm
wt 353g

Object Type

equipment

Object number

RX.2018.18

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
Gold
Mining
Scales
Weights

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