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Scientific Instrument - Balance Weights

From the Collection of Federation University Australia Historical Collection (Geoffrey Blainey Research Centre) Federation University Australia, Mt Helen Campus Federation University Australia E.J. Barker Library (top floor) Mount Helen Victoria

Description
A collection of silver and brass colour balance weights stamped variously in g,c,or cm (carat) units. . The smaller weights from 0.05 to 2 Carats are stored in small brown paper bags. The weights and a pair of silver colour tweezers are stored in a grey tin box
Mass CARAT - Number of
0.05 - 14
0.1 - 5
0.2 - 10
0.5 - 17
1 - 8
2 - 5
100 g - 2
40 g - 4
20 g - 8
20 g - 3
10 g - 5
Size
18 x 9.5 x 6 cm (box)
Object Registration
00761
Keywords
weights, scientific instruments
Inscriptions & Markings
MarkingsThe brown paper bags have marking of DISAL London stamped on front
Last updated
8 Apr 2019 at 4:43PM