moneychanger's scale

Made:
1800-1820 in Liepaja

Boxed set of moneychanger's scale with 8 coin weights and 6 flat grain weights, from the Castlereagh Collection for Libau (Russia).

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Science Museum: Mathematics: The Winton Gallery

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Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1932-218/2
Materials:
brass, wood, iron, complete
Measurements:
1 pas Ducat: .003 kg
1/2 Loudio: .003 kg
1/2 Ducat: .004 kg
1/2 Severin: .006 kg
1 Ducat: .007 kg
1 Loudio: .007 kg
1 Severin: .011 kg
Albertus Thaler - Coin Weights: .028 kg
type:
coin weight
credit:
Board of Trade (Castlereagh Collection)
status:
Permanent collection

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