Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

balance scale
  • H. Troemner
    active: United States
  • balance scale, 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • brass
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3599.a-e

Scale in four parts. Relief bands around the center piece of the scale. Both plates are curved and held by wire. Base is brass and filled with lead. Hinge of scale holds plates and has moveable rings on the ends.