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Scales in Case

Inventory Number: 11395
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Scales in fitted CFS hardwood box of violin shape with pivot hinge. Broken ivory beam, originally had two suspension fulcra for the two sets of graduations. Beam length 178mm. Brass pan 38mm dia, suspended by turquoise silk cords. CFS hardwood box of violin shape. Weights missing.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: From Capt. Metcalfe
Collection Group:
Material(s): ivory
Wood
Brass
Silk
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
208 45 15 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/11395

Scales

Inventory Number: 11395
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Scales with ivory beam, originally had two suspension fulcra for the two sets of graduations. Beam length 178mm. Brass pan 38mm dia, suspended by turquoise silk cords.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: From Capt. Metcalfe
Collection Group:
Material(s): ivory
Wood
Brass
Silk
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
208 45 15 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/11395

Case for scales

Inventory Number: 11395
Object Type:
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Fitted CFS hardwood box of violin shape with pivot hinge. Weights missing.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: From Capt. Metcalfe
Collection Group:
Material(s): ivory
Wood
Brass
Silk
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
208 45 15 mm

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/11395