Balance-pan scale

Object Number: 
1945.323
Date: 
1720-1790
Medium: 
Copper, iron, brass, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 x 18 x 6 3/4 in. ( 50.8 x 45.7 x 17.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: beneath both bowls: "4"
Description: 
Raised and tinned copper balance-pan scale, with brass chain and wrought iron arm and gauge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group