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Coin Balance, by Benjamin Martin, London, c. 1770

Inventory Number: 73307
Object Type:
Persons: Benjamin Martin (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: c. 1770
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Brief Description: Ivory beam calibrated on one side in 3d. steps from 3s 6d to 21s, and on the other side in 6d steps from 22s to 36s; brass fittings, including a small eyelet for a brass counterweight (there is no sliding weight).
Primary Inscriptions: "* Martin . Fecit . No 2030 *" engraved on the ivory beam.
Provenance: Not ascertained.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Ivory
brass and blue-steel

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