English boxed coin balance and weights, circa 1790
Fitted weights for guinea and half guinea.
Well finished steel beam with brass pans, green silk cords and tassel.
The box with original fitted brass hinge, black japanned with grizzled tortoiseshell effect lid.
All in good sound condition, with no damage or repair, surface rust to the beam.
Gross weight 95 grams
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