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Object Number: 
189
Date: 
1780-1790
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/8 x 6 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 2.9 x 17.1 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in ink: on left side of paper affixed inside lid: "Coins of France & Spain." (with weights listed in two columns) handwritten in ink: on right side of paper affixed inside lid: "England & Portugal." (with weights listed in two columns) handw
Description: 
Plain rectangular wooden box with hinged lid, originally for coin scale; paper affixed inside lid with handwritten lists of weights for coins of France, Spain, England, and Portugal.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Col. DeWitt C. Falls, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group