apothecary scales; beamscale

Made:
1847 in Birmingham
manufacturer:
W and T Avery Limited

Apothecary's scales by W. and T. Avery's with weights (scruples and drachms) and case, dated 1847. Length of beam 4 15/16", sensitivity 0.06gr.

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Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1938-276
type:
beamscale
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • weighing machine
  • scales - weighing device
credit:
Stevens's Auction Rooms Ltd.

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