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Balance, Case, D21.1059

Physical Description

Guitar shaped wooden case which pivots open at narrow end. Enclosed is a scale consisting of a metal dish connected to an ivory rod by string. A sliding weight is attached to rod. Chinese characters on case.

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (a - Case): 315 x 70 x 28mm
Maximum dimensions (H x W x D) (b - Scale): 210 x 250 x 65mm

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