French Counter Scale in Walnut with Brass Plateaux, 1880s

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A French counter scale in warm walnut and brass, circa 1880s. The scale is made of walnut wood, each side has a simple thin inlaid square of lighter toned wood. Either side has a glass front dial with a decorative brass ring. The two plateaux are brass. Very clean lines and beautiful patinas on both wood and brass. The piece hails from the Usine de la Mulatiere, near Lyon.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Industrial
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 1800s
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    7 in. H x 19 in. W x 7.5 in. D
    18 cm H x 48 cm W x 19 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU86905488683
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