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Weights

Weights

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Nine cylindrical brass metric weights, the largest of which is 50 grams, plus several smaller weights and tweezers. A label on top of the wooden box reads “EIMER AND AMEND / LABORATORY SUPPLIES / NEW YORK CITY / U.S.A.” An inscription on the bottom reads “Made in Germany.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
weights
Object Type
Weights
place made
Germany
Measurements
box: 5 in x 3 in x 1 3/4 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm x 4.445 cm
weight 21:;
weight 1:;
overall in box: 1 3/4 in x 4 15/16 in x 3 3/8 in; 4.445 cm x 12.54125 cm x 8.5725 cm
ID Number
CH.314659
accession number
208323
catalog number
314659
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