English 19th Century Brass Herbalist Scale with Central Column and Lyre Motif

Early 19th Century Brass Herbonist's ScalesAn English brass herbalist scale from the 19th century, with column and lyre details, mounted on a wooden base. Used to measure herbs, this exquisite scale features a brass structure presenting a central column adorned with a capital topped with a lyre, supporting the two brass scoop plateaux hanging from each side. Mounted on an oval wooden base, this 19th century English brass scale will bring a touch of history and tradition to any home, perhaps displayed as a decorative object in a kitchen, living room or dining room.
Place of Origin: England
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 22"W x 13.75"D x 31.5"H
Inventory Number: CC57
Price: $3,650