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Civil War era portable balance scale

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Start price: $50

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 15%

Sales Tax: On buyer's premium only

Civil War era portable balance scale in wooden box with provenance "Found on the battle field in West Virginia in July 1861 by Serg’t S. P. Eversole of Delphi, Indiana, Co, A. 9th Indiana Vol. while in persuit of the Rebels on their retreat from Philipi to Calcks Ford", scale frame is brass, box is 5.75"L x 3.25"W

Condition: Wear consistent with age and use