Antique English Mahogany & Brass Letter Scales, S. Mordan & Co., London For Sale
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Antique English Mahogany & Brass Letter Scales, S. Mordan & Co., London

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This wonderful pair of letter scales are by the very famous Sampson Mordan, the most highly sought-after maker, signed on the front, S.Mordan & Co. London. The base is made from solid Mahogany and houses the set of five solid cast weights. The letter pan is beautifully engraved with the postage rates for "Inland", "British Empire", "Egypt & USA" and "Other Countries" Dating to the Victorian era, circa 1900, this is an impressive desk / office accessory, in superb polished condition. The base has a footprint measuring 10 1/2" x 5 1/2" x 3 3/4" tall. Item ID: 40259  

Details

  • Period
    1900-1909
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 3.75 in. x W 10.5 in. x D 5.5 in.H 9.53 cm x W 26.67 cm x D 13.97 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    40259
  • Reference Number
    LU3365311605411
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