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Object Name Weight, Balance
Catalog Number 0985.13.00210h
Description Weight: Apothecary weight in the shape of a round coin. Obverse: "Two / 3ij / Drams". Reverse: "Apothecaries Weight / Registered / (image of a crown) / March 16 / 1847 / W. & T.A". Smooth edge.
Material metal
Dimensions H-0.125 Dia-0.75 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