A set of seven early Victorian brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois bell weights, for the County of Cumberland P. D. (probably Penrith District), dated 1855by De Grave, Short & Fanner, London
Lot 53
A set of seven early Victorian brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois bell weights, for the County of Cumberland P. D. (probably Penrith District), dated 1855by De Grave, Short & Fanner, London
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,300) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
Lot Details
A set of seven early Victorian brass alloy Imperial Avoirdupois bell weights, for the County of Cumberland P. D. (probably Penrith District), dated 1855
by De Grave, Short & Fanner, London
All numbered 1135, to weigh 56lb - 1lb, marked with the Exchequer chequerboard and the earliest verification mark for 1893, the 56lb weight 31cm high, (7)

Footnotes

  • Part of the same set of standards as Lot 42.
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