A boxed set of six copper and brass petrol measures, circa 1931, for the County Borough of Barrow-in-Furnessby W. & T. Avery Ltd., London
Lot 22
A boxed set of six copper and brass petrol measures, circa 1931, for the County Borough of Barrow-in-Furnessby W. & T. Avery Ltd., London
Sold for £350 (US$ 588) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
Lot Details
A boxed set of six copper and brass petrol measures, circa 1931, for the County Borough of Barrow-in-Furness
by W. & T. Avery Ltd., London
All marked 'Serial No. 54' and 'Patent No., 333383', with soldered verification mark for 1931 and 'LF 290' to rim, of 5 Gallon, 4 Gallon, 3 Gallon, 2 Gallon, 1 Gallon and Half Gallon capacities, each with spirit level, all in two black-painted oak boxes, each bearing a brass plaque to the lid reading 'County Borough of Barrow-in-Furness Petrol Measures, W. & T. Avery Ltd., London', (8 including boxes)
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