c1850 Victorian India Chemist/Assayer Cased Set Travelling Scale


A very good, early Victorian Chemist's or Assayer's cased set of travelling scales.

The scales are of the miniature Hanging type with glass bowls. There are numerous weights which are interesting in that they are marked to Indian currency values. One has the Victorian crown on it and others have Indian numerals. The scales come with their mahogany case that has a paper label with the Royal Coat of Arms and is printed with the maker's details: R.S. THOMSON Chemist Druggist AND Soda Water Manufacturer. WHOLESALE AND RETAIL. 6 London Building, Calcutta.

Condition is very good for its age.

Size: 15 x 8 x 4cm
Weight: 260g