Weights and original corrpondence from the Castlereagh Collection for Carthagena (Tunisia)

Made:
1800-1820 in Tunis

Weights and original corrpondence from the Castlereagh Collection for Carthagena (Tunisia). Two set of 9 brass nested cup weights, 8 circular brass knobbed weights and 22 small flat brass grain weights in fitted wooden box.

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1932-204
Materials:
brass, wood, complete
Measurements:
1/16 oz:: .002 kg
1/8 oz:: .004 kg
1/4 oz:: .007 kg
4 oz:: .0115 kg
1/2 oz:: .014 kg
8 Urquiza: .027 kg
1 oz:: .029 kg
2 oz: .058 kg
8 oz: .231 kg
type:
weight
taxonomy:
  • attributes and properties
credit:
Board of Trade (Castlereagh Collection)

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