Scale - Copper, Wood - Iran - 19th century

Description
Scale - Copper, Wood - Iran - 19th century
Fair condition, see description - 5×25×15 cm

The dark brown wooden box measuring 25 x 15 x 5 cm contains two scales, small and large, with 10 + 1 weights, with hallmark signed "alì" in Persian. The scales were used in post offices, in herbalist's shops and goldsmith's shops.

Lot details
Object
Scale
Material
Copper, Wood
Period
19th century
Region/ Country of origin
Iran
Condition
Fair condition, see description
Dimensions
5×25×15 cm
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