Money testing balance in wooden case

Made:
1772-1781 in Soho

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Money Testing Balance (c.1780), by V. ANSCHUETZ AND J. SCHLaFF IN DENMARK STREET SOHO LONDON; silvered arc, shaped mahogany case, the lid forming a support for balance when in use

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1993-1265
type:
pendulum balance - scales
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
credit:
National Maritime Museum (Gabb Collection)