Object ID
2001.38.7
Object Name
Scale
Date Created
1890 – 1910, 1890 – 1910
Material
Gold; Wood
Object Entities
Barbatsuly, Peter (collected by)
Object Description
Small gold balancing scale in its partitioned wooden storage box. Box contains one 600 gram weight. The scale consists of two concave discs attached by string to a central hanging balance.
Origin
Used to weigh gold or any other precious metal.
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Citation
Scale, 1890 – 1910, 1890 – 1910, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5829. Accessed 10/27/20.