Scale, steelyard

Description
An iron steelyard, made in the 17th century, according to the Squibb Ancient Pharmacy catalog.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
scale
date made
17th century
Physical Description
iron (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 1/2 in x 7 3/4 in x 1 3/16 in; 19.05 cm x 19.685 cm x 3.048 cm
ID Number
1991.0664.0902
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 990
catalog number
1991.0664.0902
subject
Pharmacy
Art
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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