Balance

Balance

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Description
Box scale in a mahogany case with marble top, 10-inch brass pans, and round window with two indicator arrows.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Counter Balance
Object Type
Balances
date made
around 1900
Measurements
overall: 19.7 cm x 25.4 cm x 6.23 cm; 7 3/4 in x 10 in x 2 7/16 in
overall: 7 3/4 in x 24 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 19.685 cm x 61.595 cm x 26.035 cm
ID Number
CH.329780
catalog number
329780
accession number
286916
Credit Line
Smithsonian Institution
subject
Weights & Measures
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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