Iron Weights

Made:
1895-1905 in Unknown place
maker:
Unknown

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Unsigned weight, c.1900.Photographed on a white background.
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Five, black painted iron weights: 28lbs; 14lbs; 7lbs; 4lbs; 2lbs.

Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
Y1989.246.136
Materials:
cast iron, lead
Measurements:
2lbs: 115 mm 65 mm,
4lbs: 135 mm 80 mm,
7lbs weight: 175 mm 95 mm,
14lbs weight: 205 mm 115 mm,
28lbs weight: 245 mm 150 mm,
type:
iron weight
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • weights
credit:
Gift of the Co-operative Wholesale Society
status:
Permanent collection

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