Balance-pan scale

Balance-pan scale
Title
Balance-pan scale
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 )
Description 
Raised and tinned copper balance-pan scale, with brass chain and wrought iron arm and gauge.
Credit Line 
Gift of Walter S. Poor
Object Number 
1945.323
Marks 
stamped: beneath both bowls: "4"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group