Spring Balance

Description:

Spring Balance, made by Salter, brass and steel, with the words "Salter's Spring Balance, Class 3, Silvester's Patent. To weigh 200lbs"

Year Created: Unknown
Physical Characteristics (Dimension): 45cm long x 14cm wide
Physical Characteristics (Description): Balances made of brass and steel
Donor or Creator of Records: John Bolton
Provenance: Used by donor for weighing vegetables, until condemned as inaccurate by Weights and Measures Department
Nature of Acquisition: Gift
Accession Date: 2013
Access Conditions: Contact Archive Manager
Reference: 2753/MGT/C