Steelyard

Description:

Steelyard with a 8.15-inch graduated wooden beam, metal suspension hook, 4.9-inch weighing pan, and cubic iron weight.

Date Made: ca. 1600

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Italy

Subject: Weights & Measures

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CH.319508Catalog Number: 319508Accession Number: 239015

Object Name: steelyard and poise

Measurements: beam: 8 1/8 in x 1 in; 20.6375 cm x 2.54 cmweight: 1 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 3.175 cm x 3.175 cm x 3.81 cmpan: 4 7/8 in; x 12.3825 cmoverall, minimum (shipping, storage, or collapsed): 1 3/4 in x 5 in x 8 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 12.7 cm x 21.59 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-e296-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_2380

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