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Fairbanks Cast Iron Cement Testing Scale

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 31, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Fairbanks Cast Iron Cement Testing Scale, St. Johnsbury, Vermont, c. 1900, cast iron black painted body reading Fairbanks with gilt pin striping, single balance scale reading 0-200 lbs., two brass rollers marked 3006 with knife-edge hangers, lower one connected to a pierced wheel for height adjustment, brass shot run with lever start/stop rod, shot bucket, and four brass counter weights, bubble level on base and four adjustable feet, ht. 30 in.
Estimate $400-600


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Keywords

St. Johnsbury, Building materials, Cast iron, Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska, Iron, St. Johnsbury, Vermont