Equal-arm Roberval-type letter balance

Made:
1900-1914 in England

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English letter balance,equal arm roberval type on wooden base with drawer and no weights early 20th century.

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1997-2013
Materials:
base, oak and brass, nickel plated
type:
postal scales
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
  • beamscale
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
credit:
Manchester Science Museum

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