Balance

Balance

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Description
Analytical balance with a 7-inch beam. The inscription on the ivory index reads “FISHER SCIENTIFIC CO. / PITTSBURGH, PA. U.S.A. / PAT’D. FEB. 28, 1938.” A tag at the top front of the case reads “THE LEVITT-FERGUSON CO. / LEFCO / SCIENTIFIC APPARATUS BALTIMORE, MD.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Balance, Analytical
balance
date made
1940s
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
glass, ?, transparent (overall material)
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
ID Number
MG.M-10922.002
catalog number
M-10922.002
accession number
259201
Credit Line
Gift of George Washington University, School of Pharmacy
subject
Weights & Measures
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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