American Gold Rush Miner's Scale

Sale price Price $225.00 Regular price

This is a rare artifact from the late 18th to early 19th century American Gold Rush. The scale is in the original  velvet-lined case which has imprinted Great Seal featuring an American Eagle with a shield holding the symbols of peace and war: an olive branch in his right talon and arrows in his left talon. The words that were on the case have completely worn away with age.