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Object Name Weight, Balance
Catalog Number 0985.13.00210L
Description Weight: Apothecary weight in the shape of a rectangular quatrefoil disk. One side is impressed with: "2 / Scruple". The other side is impressed with a backwards E and y with two dots over it. The backwards E stands for 'fluid scruple'. Smooth cut edges.
Material metal
Dimensions H-0.063 W-0.625 L-1.5 inches
Owned Leonard A. Slater
Owner Regiment 3rd Virginia Cavalry, Co. F
15th Virginia Cavalry
Provenance Dr. Leonard A. Slater used this medical balance scale.
People Slater, Leonard A.
Subjects Medical care
Medical equipment & supplies
Medical personnel
Medicines