Antique Brass Fairbanks Platform Scale Arm c1890

Component from early Fairbanks platform scale
Upside down hook on end of scale arm Close up view of Fairbank scale arm weight Weight gradations on arm
Brand: Fairbanks
Product Code: 17111
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Arm from an early Fairbanks platform scale designed to weigh items weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Composition - Brass & iron
  • Condition - Missing sliding gauge barrel
  • Age - Late 1800s/early 1900s estimated.  Similar in appearance to the one pictured on this c1884-97 postcard, being used to weigh PT Barnum's white elephant
  • Size - 4" high x 20" wide x 2" thick x 7 lbs
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