Double ended measure

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Date:1890 - 1910 (c.)

Description:Turned wooden double-ended egg cup shaped measure. One end slightly larger than other. Use not known, but probably used by a chemist or pharmacist to measure medical powders by volume.

From the Staffordshire County Museum collection. Collected from Staffordshire County Council Trading Standards Department, Martin Street, Stafford.


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Donor ref:70.074.0020 (37/25459)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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