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Brass balance with lever release [B0003]

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Location: Case 01, Balances I (Bottom shelf, left)

Item: No. B0003, Brass balance with lever release

Inventor: Traditional. Design resembles that of several large 18th-century French balances

Dimensions: Post: 23", Beam: 15", Pans: 8"

Period Represented: circa 1880

Manufacturer: L. Mattwood, BHAM (Birmingham England). Class B. Probably sold for use in commerical shops

Source: Oesper Purchase

Status: Original. Metric weights added from Oesper Collections

Condition: Very good. Some tarnishing

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