Cher is a large balancing scales
She is freestanding with a thick weighted central brass column
Both her formed wire supports are fixed to circular trays. These hook on and off the iron balancing beam.
Although Cher is in great condition, and balance working well. She is looked upon as a decorative or display item rather than to use.
Her maker is Charpentier of Paris which is marked on the trays.
Cher shows some signs of usage.
She dates 1890 and is French
This type of scale was used in delicatessens or pharmacies
Box of weights available to use with Lee The Director Joan
Height: 46cm Width: 54