Small Balance Scale with Weights in Case

Collection Type

  • Tools

GUSN

GUSN-35876

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

Descriptive Terms

balances (scales)
wood (plant material)
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
Scale
Scale

Inscription

"F. B. JAMES" (handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 x 5 1/2 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding

Accession Number

1933.889