Antique English Wm Parnall & Co Brass and Wood Balance Beam Shop Counter Scale

$ 239.99

Antique English Wm Parnall & Co Brass and Wood Balance Beam Shop Counter Scale. An English brass freestanding scale from the 19th century mounted on a wooden base. A class 1 scale to weigh 4 lbs, 43 Dunton St. Born in Manchester during the politically dynamic 19th century, this scale features a central shaft supporting the two brass scoop plateaux hanging from each side, one connected to a chain, the other one to a solid brass hook. Mounted on a rectangular wooden base with beveled edges, this 19th century English brass scale will bring a touch of history and tradition to any home, perhaps displayed as a decorative object in a kitchen, living room, or dining room.

Description

Antique English Wm Parnall & Co Brass and Wood Balance Beam Shop Counter Scale. An English brass freestanding scale from the 19th century mounted on a wooden base. A class 1 scale to weigh 4 lbs, 43 Dunton St. Born in Manchester during the politically dynamic 19th century, this scale features a central shaft supporting the two brass scoop plateaux hanging from each side, one connected to a chain, the other one to a solid brass hook. Mounted on a rectangular wooden base with beveled edges, this 19th century English brass scale will bring a touch of history and tradition to any home, perhaps displayed as a decorative object in a kitchen, living room, or dining room.

CONDITION NOTES: Good. Age-appropriate wear. Wear consistent with age and use.

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Dimensions 23.5 × 12 × 28 in
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