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Money-Changer's Hand Scales, by Abraham Kruse, Schuveten, 1786

Inventory Number: 47434
Object Type:
Persons: Abraham Kruse (Maker (Signed by))
Date Created: 1786
Place Created: Germany Europe
Accession Number: 1957-78
Brief Description: Steel balance with brass pans and weights in compartmented wooden box. Weights for different coin denominations, such as pistol, ducat, etc.
Primary Inscriptions: "...ABRAHAM KRUSE, zu Schvveten in der Grafschaft Marck. Anno 1786.".
Provenance: Transferred from the Clarendon Laboratory Bequeathed to the Clarendon Laboratory by the Rt. Hon. Viscount Cherwell.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Steel and brass
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
128 65 25

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