Letter Balance; Salter's; 2016.60

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Port Macquarie Museum

Name/Title

Letter Balance

About this object

Letter balance spring scale with attached hanging letter holder. Weighs letters up to 3.5 ounces. Holder has decorative wire work.

Maker

George Salter & Co.

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Place Made

Britain

Medium and Materials

iron, copper plate, paint

Inscription and Marks

[Salter's logo with rope and arrow] at top of scale and words Salters/Letter/Balance/British/Made

Measurements

270mm L including letter holder
Letter holder 85mm Diameter

Credit Line

Donor: C Cugley

Object Type

Spring balances

Object number

2016.60

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