AUTHENTIC, ANTIQUE, ‘HENRY BOKER’ Marked ~ 1800’S ~ Iron & Brass ~ BUFFALO HIDE MANCUR SCALE ~ Made in Germany between 1830’s and 1880’s by Henry Boker This Unique Spring “C” Balance or Mancur Scale Works like it should, measuring Small Hides on one Hook, and Larger Weight Hides on the Larger Hook ~ The Small Hook holds up to 40 Pounds, and the Larger Hook holds up to 360 pounds ~ A lightweight, yet sturdy favorite with Buffalo Hunters, Trappers, Trading Post and anyone else needing a compact scale ~ Used originally for weighing Hides, and later used for weighing Cotton Bales, Tobacco, and other products ~ This Iron Scale has a crescent or half moon shaped Solid Brass Dial with Weight Measurements on Both Sides ~ Note the grooved split Pointer allowing both sides of the dial to be read ~ Measuring 10-7/8 inches x 3-5/8 inches x 3/4 inch ~ mx-541 ~ ITEM # ow-238 ~ ($195.) ~ * SOLD 10-16-18 *
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This Item shows some wear commensurate with age and use… yet remaining in Very-Nice Condition Overall… and It Will Make an Excellent Addition for Your Collection, Display or a Fantastic Gift!!!
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