#80 Triner Airmail Accuracy Scale

Scale, Postal

Accession Number: 1992.260.6

Description: Postal scale has a nickel-plated brass bar that is notched and numbered on both sides for 1-9 ounces. Tin-plate body is painted black. A worn label on both front and back has wing design and probably had "Triner Air Mail Accuracy Scale" printed on it. "Triner Scale & Mfg. Co., Chicago, Ill., Patents Pending" is stamped on end below pan.

Height: 5

Width: 9.25

Depth: 4.25

Date Made: [before 1950]

Place of Origin: Chicago, IL

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 1992.260

Subjects: Postal service rates Scales Weights & measures

Made: Triner Scale

Material: Tinplate, nickel, brass

Updated: 06/24/2021