balance

Cheese balance. Old-fashioned commercial scales, composed of 2 worked at the lathe dishes, attached to a horizontal piece of wood by two hemp cords. “The indicator of the balance”, which checks the balance between the two dishes, is perpendicularly fixed to this piece of wood. No ornaments, except for two lathe-worked parallel circles on the bottom of the dishes. (Maple wood, beech wood, hemp cord). Height 60mm, diameter of the brim 195mm.

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