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Brass counter

Description:

A small brass disc counter showing numbers from 1 to 9 when rotated.

 

This disc is thought to have been used for counting bottles of wine.

Materials/Media:
copper alloy, brass
Dimensions:
diameter 33mm, depth 5mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1975.99
Digital Number:
DMDM080n
Creation Date:
c1820
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council