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Small Balance Scale with Weights in Case

1933.889 (RS246963)

Description

Custom-made wooden case with hinged lid and hook latch. Interior of case is carved out of a single piece of wood with sections to hold a small scale and weights.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"F. B. JAMES" (handwritten)
Material
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
balances (scales)
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
Scale
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.889
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
35876

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