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Apothecary Scale Set

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Brass (Alloy); String (Fiber Product); Cloth (Fiber Product)
Summary
The 2 plate apothecary scale is contained in a cardboard and cloth box with an eagle design embossed on the lid. Handwritten notes can be found on an inner compartment that likely was used to hold weights at one time. No weights are currently included with the set.
Date Created
circa 1890 - 1920
Description
2.5 x 17 x 7.7 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by F. G. Anderson
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00605
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