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Set of Imperial Measures, County of Dumfries, 1879 - 1880

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Set of 12 cylinder measures, 1 fl.drachm - 40 fl.oz. Verification stamps are present on each measure.

 

'IMPERIAL STANDARD ONE FLUID DRACHM / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 28mm, diameter 22mm

'IMPERIAL STANDARD TWO FLUID DRACHMS / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 32mm, diameter 25mm

'IMPERIAL STANDARD THREE FLUID DRACHMS / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 34mm, diameter 29mm

'IMPERIAL STANDARD FOUR FLUID DRACHMS / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 36mm, diameter 29mm

'IMPERIAL ONE FLUID OUNCE / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 42mm, diameter 37mm

'IMPERIAL TWO FLUID OUNCE / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192 / 92'
height 59mm, diameter 45mm

'IMPERIAL THREE FLUID OUNCE / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 70mm, diameter 48mm

'IMPERIAL FOUR FLUID OUNCE / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1879 / 1192'
height 79mm, diameter 52mm

'FIVE FLUID OUNCE T 62oF / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1880 / 1192'
height 75mm, diameter 61mm

'TEN FLUID OUNCE T 62oF / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1880 / 1192'
height 90mm, diameter 77mm

'TWENTY FLUID OUNCE T 62oF / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1880 / 1192'
height 112mm, diameter 96mm

'FORTY FLUID OUNCE T 62oF / COUNTY OF DUMFRIES / 1880 / 1192'
height 132mm, diameter 123mm

Materials/Media:
brass
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:2007.3.4=15
Digital Number:
DMWM019a-d
Creation Date:
1879 - 1880
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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