Weighing Apparatus.

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Patent for a new and improved scale. This design consists in "[a]n improved apparatus for containing and weighing shot and powder, the same consisting of the box [which is] slotted . . . the pivoted bottles and connecting cords and knobs, the pan pivoted and projecting through the slot, the weighing device proper, and indicator located on top of the box, and having a rod pendent from it and supporting the said pan" (lines 13-21).

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[2], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Irvine, William Fielding December 1, 1885.

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Description

Patent for a new and improved scale. This design consists in "[a]n improved apparatus for containing and weighing shot and powder, the same consisting of the box [which is] slotted . . . the pivoted bottles and connecting cords and knobs, the pan pivoted and projecting through the slot, the weighing device proper, and indicator located on top of the box, and having a rod pendent from it and supporting the said pan" (lines 13-21).

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[2], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 331,640, dated December 1, 1885. Application filed February 13, 1885. Serial No. 155,862. (No model.)"

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  • December 1, 1885

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  • December 1, 1885

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  • February 13, 1885

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Irvine, William Fielding. Weighing Apparatus., patent, December 1, 1885; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171145/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.