19th Century French Iron Scale with Brass Plateaux

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An early model made by the Balancerie Moderne in Lyon, this 19th century scale created by Beranger is made of cast iron with drape design at bottom and around feet. The tops are antique brass.

Details

  • Condition
    Good. Good antique condition. One brass plate on dial missing. Some age appropriate wear..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    8 in. H x 29 in. W x 13 in. D
    20 cm H x 74 cm W x 33 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU86905397463
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