Category: Medical
Dimensions: Height: 137cm (54") Width: 33cm (13") Depth: 58.5cm (23")
Date: Early 20th Century 1900 - 1930
Date Description: W & T Avery Personal Weight and Height Scales
Country of Origin: England
Dealer Reference: V238
Keywords: W T AveryScalesPersonalWeightHeight


An early 20th century personal measuring scales from the company of W & T Avery Ltd Birmingham. Measuring weight and height, they encapsulate the quality and ingenuity of craftsmanship that came out of the manufacturing bases such as Birmingham. The stand and post is made of oak. The height measure, including the extension, is made of boxwood. Silvered brassware gives a smart, medical appearance. Below, the stand contains a compartment for the adjusting key, and the top can be taken off to reveal the cast iron mechanism. Altogether, these scales are in perfect working order, and comes with all its tools and fitments. Circa 1900

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