Eight nickel-plated cylindrical weights ranging from ¼ oz. to 2 pounds, set in a block of wood. Each weight is marked with a “W-2” enclosed in a diamond shape.

Maker: Henry Troemner

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Henry Troemner; Accession 64117 (1919)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: CH.M-00529Accession Number: 64117Catalog Number: M-00529

Object Name: Weightsweight set, Avoirdupoisweight set, avoirdupois

Measurements: overall: 4 3/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 4 7/8 in; 12.065 cm x 24.13 cm x 12.3825 cmoverall in block: 4 9/16 in x 9 7/16 in x 4 7/8 in; 11.58875 cm x 23.97125 cm x 12.3825 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-a02b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_376192

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