Coin Scales, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 13th May 2015

Sold for £220

Estimate: £100 - £200

A hand-held balance by Freeman, Bartholomew Lane, London, c. 1740, with brass weights (6), for 36s, 27s, 18s, 13s 6d, 9s and 6s 9d, in box with decorated lid; a small handheld balance, c. 1780, with 5:8 and 2:16 weights, in japanned box; a brass Sovereign balance by Harrison, in case of issue [Lot]. Last extremely fine, others about very fine