A set of fifteen brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois weights, for the City of CarlisleProbably Edwardian (the earlist verification mark 1904)
Lot 36
A set of fifteen brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois weights, for the City of CarlisleProbably Edwardian (the earliest verification mark 1904)
Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,571) inc. premium
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The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
A set of fifteen brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois weights, for the City of CarlisleProbably Edwardian (the earlist verification mark 1904)
Lot Details
A set of fifteen brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois weights, for the City of Carlisle
Probably Edwardian (the earliest verification mark 1904)
All numbered 2798, and including seven bell weights, to weigh 56lb - 1lb, the 56lb weight 33.5cm high, and a boxed set of eight flat weights, to weigh 8oz - 1dr (the 1/2dr lacking), all also numbered 2798, the earliest verification mark for 1904, all in an oak box with brass plaque reading 'Standard Weights 56lb to 1/2 Dram, City of Carlisle', (17 including boxes)
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