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19th Century Troemner Gold Coin Scale. Very Fine. This intricate scale was designed by Henry Troemner, of Philadelphia, circa 1850. It was set up to weigh one coin at a time. The weights to accompany it were made in England. Raised platform pans with stops underneath prevent wild oscillations between uses. A brass plaque on the wooden stand is inscribed TO HONORABLE HENRY H. FOWLER/FROM THE/U.S. CUSTOMS SERVICE/DECEMBER 1968. Measures approximately 14 x 6.8 x 12.5 inches. Ex: Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society.HID05401242017

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