Weight card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Gneiss or granite weight or rubber (burnisher). Auction sticker stuck to the surface. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Worn, chipped, surface loss, label adhered to surface. Purchased by Mr Wilkes for Sir Henry Wellcome at Sotheby's London, 26 June - 6 July 1922 (MacGregor collection) Lot 1098/6: "Three others [Draughtsmen and Mullers], in diorite, granite and hematite; and three Axe-heads, 31/4 in , 3 in and 21/4 in long".