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Letter Scale

From the Collection of Woods' Farming and Heritage Museum 109 Wimmera Highway Rupanyup Victoria

Description
Brass balance letter scales, mounted on wooden base, with 5 individual round brass weights, stamped in oz's.
Size
20cm L x 12.5cm W x 10cm H
Object Registration
0041
Keywords
scales, letter scales, post office scales, antique scales, weights, brass weights, brass scales, old scales.
Historical information
Letter Scales used in Post Offices.
When Made
Unknown
Significance
Old
Inscriptions & Markings
No visible inscriptions on scales, but has oz's stamped on weights. Has a piece of paper attached to wooden base with letter prices.
Last updated
4 Nov 2018 at 1:24PM