Ivory "Steel-Yard" signed "Martin Fecit. No.1176"

Made:
1772-1777 in London
maker:
Benjamin Martin
Money balance in the form of an ivory Steel-Yard' signed 'Martin Fecit. No.1176', in fish-skin case, c.1772'

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Money balance in the form of an ivory Steel-Yard' signed 'Martin Fecit. No.1176', in fish-skin case, c.1772'
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Money balance in the form of an ivory "Steel-Yard" signed "Martin Fecit. No.1176", in fish-skin case, c.1772

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1954-414
type:
steelyard
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
credit:
National Maritime Museum (Gabb Collection)