Scales, in use predominantly from the 13th to the 18th century, for weighing coins to prevent the circulation of pieces that were light or clipped.

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22048

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Scales, in use predominantly from the 13th to the 18th century, for weighing coins to prevent the circulation of pieces that were light or clipped.

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coin scales
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021