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Balance set

Description

Pine box w/ cotterpin hinges. Felt lined bottom. Contains small set of scales and a brush. Two sets of balances.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
felt (textile)
metal
pine (wood)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
BALANCE
balance (composition concept)
Felt
felt (textile)
metal
Pine
pine (wood)
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
1.375 x 3.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.513
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25382

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