London, South Kensington
7 December 2000
A 19th Century diamond balance,
by De Grave & Son, Scale Makers Corner St Ann's Lane Aldert London, the burnished-steel beam with two brass pans, the set of eight weights moulded 1-64, contained in a compartment within the mahogany case, complete with trade label and other fine weights in a circular card box, one side of the case with compartment holding a pair of steel tweezers, the case -- 5½in. (14cm.) wide, with outer morocco leather cover
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