Balance

Description
This is an iron counter balance with red finish, and two 12-inch flat metal pans. The raised inscriptions read “FAIRBANKS” and “No. O.”
Location
Currently not on view
maker
E. and T. Fairbanks and Company
place made
United States: Vermont, Saint Johnsbury
Measurements
overall: 23.5 cm x 77.2 cm x 30.5 cm; 9 1/4 in x 30 3/8 in x 12 in
each plate: 30.5 cm; x 12 in
overall: 10 1/8 in x 30 in x 12 1/4 in; 25.7175 cm x 76.2 cm x 31.115 cm
ID Number
1983.0514.15
catalog number
1983.0514.15
accession number
1983.0514
Credit Line
Gift of City of New York
subject
Weights & Measures
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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