19thc salters cast iron letter balance postal scales

19thC Salters cast iron letter balance postal scales.



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19th century Victorian cast iron No 11 letter balance scales by Salter's, still in excellent working order.
Salters has been making weighing devices for centuries, first taking out the patent in 1838. Their twisted knot pierced by arrow trademark has been used since 1884. They are known for excellence in workmanship.
Porcelain dial shows weights up to 24 ounces via spring balance mechanism.
Traces of original gilding to weighing platform.
A lovely collectable, that could still be used today, and is wonderful to display.
In very good condition.
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This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase.

* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish

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