Balance

Balance

Description
This is a specific gravity balance with a 7-inch iron pedestal, and a 7.5-inch brass beam. A paper label in the lid of the box is signed “HENRY TROEMNER.”
Location
Currently not on view
possible maker
Troemner
maker
Troemner
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Measurements
pedestal: 7 in; 17.78 cm
beam: 7 1/2 in; 19.05 cm
ID Number
CH.316415
catalog number
316415
accession number
223721
Credit Line
Department of Defense, U.S. Military Academy
subject
Weights & Measures
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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