Catalog #: 306631 Accession #: 63379
Credit: Medical Science, Division of Science, Medicine, and Society, National Museum of American History
Dimensions / Weight
Dimensions: 3.625" H x 6.875" W x 5.5" D
Metal scale in wooden case painted green
Scales such as this one were used to weigh and measure medicine.
Country: United States
Eras: Colonization and Settlement (1585-1763), Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820s)