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    19th Century Morse Coin Scale from Fairbanks & Co.

    Fairbanks & Co. Morse Coin Scale. An ornamented black base supports the metal arm of this well preserved coin scale. From the inside out, the scale carries slots for the following coin denominations: 20 dollars; 1 dollar; 10 dollars; 50 cents; 5 dollars; 25 cents; 3 dollars; 2 and a half dollars; and 1 dollar. The patent date, which is displayed on the counterweight, is February 28, 1882. (PCGS# 1500001)

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    November, 1999
    18th-21st Thursday-Sunday
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