Coin balance with set of cup weights and grain weights in pearwood box

Made:
1750-1760 in France

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French coin balance with set of cup weights and grain weights in pearwood box, with printed list of European coins and their weights in lid, c.1750. Case size 6 1/2"x2"x5/8". Length of beam 4 17/32, sensitivity 0.3

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1942-31
type:
money scales
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • money scales
credit:
Antique Art Galleries

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