weight; pound (4)

Production date
1835-1928
Description
Bell shaped brass weight. Stamped with official marks eg. portcullis, crown, chequerboards) and maker's name (could be person/company who certified the weight) stamped on outside.Stamped on the body is "4LB AVOIR 598 BURGH OF FALKIRK". The following dates appear above the portcullises, 1883, 1888, 1895, 1903, 1908, 1913, 1918, 1923, 1928.
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Production date
1835-1928
Signature & date
stamping:body:"4LB AVOIR 598 BURGH OF FALKIRK"
Associated date
1835-1928 {approx}
Associated person
Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:H 12.7cm (H 5")
Dimensions:0 - Whole:Dia 7.7cm (Dia 3 1/16")
Accession number
1977-058-012

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