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W. and T. Avery Limited, Manufacturer


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W. and T. Avery Limited, Manufacturer
Description
"Avery" scale. Rectangular base, made of metal and enamelled white. Triangular viewing window in centre of base. Two weighing trays on base on either side of viewing window, one is grey metal and flat, the other is white enamel and sits on an upwards angle. When weight is applied to the angled tray the other tray is raised. Scale is in grams. Reads, "Chart marked by 5 gm. divisions / To weigh 3950 grams".
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Processed Material/Glass
Signature/Marks and Type
W & T Avery (Australia) Pty. Ltd. Maker's Plate
No.1301/RCA/30283 / To weigh 20 lb. Label
Accession No
F1576.2004
Credit Line
W. and T. Avery Limited. Scale, F1576.2004. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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