Steelyard

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-59908

Description

Bulbous weight, spade shpd. shaft; 1 balnc. hook, 3 meas. hooks

Details

Descriptive Terms

steelyards
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Iron
Slip Cast
SCALE, BALANCE

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

Barton (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Weights & Measures T&E

Dimensions

6 x 17.5 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.3453