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Colonial American Coin Balance

Auction:
2170
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

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Auction:
Sale #2170 - 2170
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
May 03, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Colonial American Coin Balance, mid-18th century, with steel beam, circular brass pans and various weights, the oak case with twin stamped hearts on lid and printed Table of the Weights & Value of Coins as they pafs in New England for Guineas, Pistoles, Johannes, Crowns, and dollars, with values in old tenor and lawful money, wd. 6 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

steel beam, New England, Coins, Dollar, Dollar coin, Money, Weighing scale