Weights and original correspondence from the Castlereagh Collection for Danzig (Poland)

Made:
1800-1818 in Gdansk

Weights from the Castlereagh Collection for Danzig (Poland). Boxed set of 19 rectangular brass weights (6 missing) for the Loth.

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1932-210/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
1/10 Loth: .001 kg
3/100 Loth: .001 kg
2/10 Loth: .003 kg
5/10 Loth: .007 kg
1 Loth: .015 kg
2 Loth: .029 kg
5 Loth: .073 kg
10 Loth: .146 kg
1/100 Loth:
2/100 Loth:
type:
weight
taxonomy:
  • attributes and properties
credit:
Board of Trade (Castlereagh Collection)