Overall: 3/4 x 7 x 3 in. ( 1.9 x 17.8 x 7.6 cm )
Metal prescription scale with two shallow circular pans attached to balance bar with string (one now detached).
According to the accession records, this apothecary scale was used by the donor's great-grandfather, Dr. Andrew Van Allen.
Bequest of Richard H. Gosman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.