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W. and T. Avery Limited, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
W. and T. Avery Limited, Manufacturer
Description
Pair of sweet scales. Rectangular cast iron base painted white, with brass bowl and circular brass dish on top. Centre of base has a needle which is angled depending on which side is weighted. Takes 6 lbs in weight. Weights - used with sweet scale. 7 lead, 1 brass. 1/2 oz., 1 oz., 2 oz., 4 oz., 8 oz., 1 lb., 2 lb., 4 lb.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Processed Material/Metal/Lead
Signature/Marks and Type
1/2 OZ / AVERY Impressed
Accession No
1985.23.1
Credit Line
W. and T. Avery Limited. Scale, 1985.23.1. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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