Steelyard

Steelyard

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Description
Iron steelyard with an 18-inch long square beam, one suspending hook and two swivels, one with one hook and the other with two hooks, for objects to be weighed.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Steelyard
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
Measurements
bar: 17 3/4 in x 10 in x 1 in; 45.085 cm x 25.4 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 17 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 45.085 cm x 20.955 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
CH.247180
accession number
47113
catalog number
247180
Credit Line
Gift of Guilford Davis
subject
Weights & Measures
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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