Scales; XOPO.59


Ophir Post Office



About this object

Scales; consisting of a long narrow metal base with one rounded narrow end, with a degraded measuring device on top. No pan is present. Two plates on top read CARNEGIE & LAYTON and TO WEIGH 2 LBS.

Possibly a site find. Manufactured by Carnegie and Layton Ltd, Birmingham.

For more information about Ophir Post Office, which is cared for by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust Pouhere Taonga, visit our website.

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32 x 10.1cm

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Collection of Ophir Post Office, New Zealand Historic Places Trust Pouhere Taonga

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