Citation
Scale

Material Information

Title:
Scale [scale]
Creator:
Thompson Tool and Manufacturing Company ( Manufacturer )
La Jolla Motor Co. ( Other Relation )
Place of Publication:
USA, Chicago, IL
Creation Date:
circa 1940
Materials:
metal ( medium )
plastic ( medium )
Measurements:
2-7/8 in x 3 in x 2-5/8 in
7.3 cm x 7.6 cm x 6.7 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Industrial Design
Genre:
scales (weighing devices) ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Ribbed conical shaped postal scale with plastic bottom; the tip of the cone unscrews and inverts onto a graduated spring loaded scale that pops up from the base; tag on the underside lists the postal rates; this was possibly a promotional gift from the La Jolla Motor Co.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
83.15.17 ( accession number )
Classification:
Mechanical & Electrical