Postal Scale

Postal Scale

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Description
The “HAMILTON SCALES” inscription on this small postal scale is that of Hamilton Specialties, Inc., a firm in Randolph, Mass., that specialized in small scales for home and office use.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Postal Scale
Object Type
Scales
Measurements
platform: 2 in x 3 in; 5.08 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: 14 cm x 12 cm x 6.4 cm; 5 1/2 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in
overall: 5 5/8 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 in; 14.2875 cm x 12.3825 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
CH.336640
accession number
1978.0599
catalog number
336640
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