Lot 175 Est R 500 – 1 500 An Early 20th Century French Roberval Bakery Scale

Winning Bid: R500.00

Item condition: Used

SKU: 175 Category:


the oblong-shaped veined marble top with 2 x rigid unequal arms on a lower wooden plinth base inscribed: To Weigh 10 Lbs & glazed mass scale, on a conforming base, affixed metal plaque inscribed: Metrication Conversion by S.A. Scale Co (Pty) Ltd Avery Birmingham England, Capacity 5kg (With original brass pans, stamped To Weigh: 10 LBS & Made in France) (19.5 x 45.5 x 19cm) PLUS a brass Ponderax weight, a 2 lb, a 2 oz & a 4 oz weight Provenance: According to the present owner, this scale was from Gallaghers Bakery in Orange Grove, Johannesburg

Auction History

Auction has finished

Highest bidder was: Wayne Perel

Date Bid User Auto
2020-11-04 17:03R500.00Wayne Perel
2020-10-30 20:00Auction started