Pocket balance with weights

Made:
1770 in England

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Pocket balance, with three weights, in metal case. Date about 1770. Weights marked 2.16, 58, 20p (half guinea, guinea, sovereign)

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1916-303
type:
money scales
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • money scales
credit:
Mr Thomas H. Court