Analytical balance, Becker, USA. Two pans that are not damped. For the nearest 10 mgm, fractional weights were needed. The nearest 1 mgm was found by using a rider weight along the beam. The pointer is viewed thru a magnifier. A late 19th century to early 20th century design. Purchase date unknown. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria

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Analytical balance scale inside cabinet of wood and glass.


Example of balance used at CSL

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