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Rare Chinese Dotchin 'Opium' Scale in a Violin Case.

Item#: SBU168

Price: $235.00


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The scale consist of an ivory beam, a single brass pan and a unique abstract flower weight, with engraved Chinese characters with suspension cord. The balance operates on the Steelyard Principle. The scales are contained in a wooden case made in the shape of a violin case. The case is kept closed with a braided wicker ring.