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    1858 and 1874-Dated Brass Scale Weights.

    Set of three sets of graduated "nesting" weights with various markings related to troy ounces. One set has five "mortars", twice-stamped 1858, plus "CSS" and "M.C.S." This fits neatly into a wooden holder. There is a larger 2.5" tall hinged "hat box" with seven mortars. These are marked 1874 with the monogram "M O". A smaller hinged-lid "hat box" has four mortars. The lid is stamped "S 8 A". The Bill Bentham Collection.


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    December, 2020
    6th Sunday
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