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1998.2452 (RS23829)

Description

Hanging scale; rectangular front piece w/ hollow backing for metal bar to pass thru; ring at top for hanging; hook at bottom for attaching objects for weighing; meter on front reads from "0"-"24" (lbs possibly); needle moves according to weight.

Details

Maker
Morton & Bremner (Maker)
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Impressed stamp on front: ""WARRANTED/ AND MADE BY/ MORTON & BREMNER./ NEW YORK""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
metal
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
metal
SCALE
scales (weighing devices)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
10.5 x 1.625 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2452
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19381

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