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Kitchen Scale

Description

Kitchen scale, square white plastic platform attached to a white painted metal base. Circular face on front of scale numbered with pounds, ounces, and kiligrams. Scale can measure up to twenty five pounds. Face of scale decorated with images of bananas, apple, fish, chicken, tomatoes, grapes, lettuce, and a ribeye steak.

Details

Maker
American Family Scale Co., Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1940-1980
Inscriptions
"American/ FAMILY SCALE / WEIGHS 25 POUNDS / BY OUNCES / 11 kilogram by 50 grams / NOT LEGAL FOR TRADE" (Black printed numbers and text)
Location of origin
United States
Material
metal
plastic (organic material)
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment
Descriptive terms
metal
plastic (organic material)
Scale, Kitchen
scales (weighing devices)
Dimensions
7 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2011.80.59
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Winifred Richardson
GUSN
256053

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