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Balance scale

Object Number: 
INV.10412
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Brass, steel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. ( 4.4 x 27.3 x 10.5 cm )
Description: 
Balance scale with bowl-shaped brass pans attached to steel balance bar with chains.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group