Balance (imperfect) and set of 25 weights, in case, Dutch, 1600-1630

Made:
1600-1630 in Holland

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Balance (imperfect), c.1600-1630, and set of twenty-five weights in case. Probably Dutch. Beam has early design of "swan-neck" ends. Length of beam 4 17/32ins. 11.5cm; sensitivity 1.0gr

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1944-35
type:
money scales
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • money scales
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
credit:
Rump, R.