This is a wooden box with a sliding lid. It contains six large roughly made circular weights with cut-out wedges. Three of them are 200g weights, three are 1000g weights.
Accession Number: 2011.psy.61
Primary Materials: Wood, Metal
Each weight is stamped with a gram measurement, either “200 GRM” or “1000 GRM”
A small sticker on one corner reads “PSYCH 026”. This refers to the 1978 catalogue.
Dimensions (cm): 22.1cm x 9.7cm x 5.9cm
Measuring the weight of objects. Exact function in psychology context is unknown.
Fair. Weights are badly scraped and scored. The box itself is also scraped and scratched from use.
Manufacturer: Locally made?
Date of Manufacture:
Department of Psychology, University of Toronto
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