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Object Name Scale
Catalog Number 1993.8.285
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wrought iron
Dimensions H-6.5 W-13 D-1.25 inches
Description This is a wrought iron bar suspended from an iron fork. It has arched hangers on each end of the beam that holds a "S" hook. The point on top of the bar indicates balance. It is enameled black with yellow and red pinstriping.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last thirty years from barns, storage sheds, and antique stores in north central Kentucky and probably southern Indiana and Ohio as well. Identical to 1993.8.286.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Weights & measures
Measurement
Measures
Measuring
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS