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Weights and measures - Various Measuring Weights - Imperial

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

8 x weights of various size - 2lb (pound) to 1/10 of a pound
Diameters range from 8.5cm down to 3.0cm
Object Registration
troy weight, imperial weight, grave foundry, w t avery ltd, birmingham
Historical information
Box of assorted weights.They range from 1/10 of a pound to 2 pounds. Made from differing metals.
Made By
W & T Avery (Manufacturer), Grave Foundry Co (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions & Markings
Weight on each item
"W & T AVERY LTD BIRM" on 8 oz
'GRAVE FOUNDRY Co" on 2 oz
Last updated
16 Aug 2019 at 10:10AM