Balance Scale

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Object Name: 
Balance Scale
Accession Number: 
79.7.2
Dimensions: 
Bar L: 41 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Primary Description: 
Iron bar with one hook for hanging, two hooks for holding measures, one movable weight. Used in a steelyard.
Provenance: 
Goldstein, Sidney M., Former Collection
1979-04-16
Aladin's Lamp, Former Collection