Analytical balance with a 7-inch beam, and an ivory index marked “EIMER & AMEND / NEW YORK.” The case is mahogany with glass sides. A tag on the top front reads “EIMER AND AMEND / NEW YORK 14, N.Y. U.S.A.” A brass tag at the bottom front reads “A GIFT FROM THE WOMEN’S AUXILIARY / OF THE / DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PHARMACEUTICAL ASSOCIATION / SEPTEMBER 1948.”

Date Made: 1948

Maker: Eimer and Amend

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York

Subject: Weights & Measures


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Credit Line: George Washington University, School of Pharmacy

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-10922.001Catalog Number: M-10922.001Accession Number: 259201

Object Name: Balance, Analyticalbalance

Physical Description: glass, ?, transparent (overall material)metal (overall material)wood (overall material)


Record Id: nmah_733633

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