Early medieval bronze folding balance

Made:
1959 in London
maker:
Science Museum, Workshops

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Early medieval bronze folding balance. Copy of a balance in Guildhall Museum; found in Lime Street, City of London, together with thirteenth-century material. Without scale-pans and suspension cords

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1959-118
type:
replica
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
  • derivative object
  • copy - derivative object
  • reproduction
credit:
Science Museum (Great Britain)