Balance

Description
This is a simple brass balance with a goose-neck support. United States Military Academy records indicate that it was acquired between 1825 and 1844.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
around 1825-1844
Measurements
base: 3 3/8 in; x 8.5725 cm
overall: 17 3/4 in x 10 3/4 in; 45.085 cm x 27.305 cm
ID Number
CH.315748
accession number
217544
catalog number
315748
Credit Line
U.S. Military Academy
subject
Weights & Measures
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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