chondrometer; steelyard

Made:
1845-1870 in London
maker:
De Grave, Short and Fanner

`Improved chondrometer' of steelyard type with box pivot signed De Grave Short & Fanner, 59 St Martin Le Grand, London, EC, in fitted mahogany case with wooden strike, mid 19th Century

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Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1993-772
type:
steelyard
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
credit:
English Heritage

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