Folding coin scale

Made:
1774

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Folding coin scale for weighing guineas and half-guineas, designed by Anthony Wilkinson, Kirby, c. 1774.

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
Y1973.65.1
type:
coin scale
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
  • beamscale
credit:
Gift of Mrs. Hamilton