yarn scale

Made:
1886 in United Kingdom
Yarn Scale

Yarn Scale
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

Patent Universal yarn assorting balance No 1 with three templates in leather bound case.

Details

Category:
Textile Industry
Object Number:
Y1972.54
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), leather, metal (unknown), textile and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 30 mm x 154 mm x 90 mm,
type:
yarn balance
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
credit:
Gift of Shirley Institute