Vintage Detecto-Gram Candy Scale with Weights & Rack

Offered for your consideration: A Vintage Detecto-Gram Candy Scale

Details :

This scale is an original and is considered a collector's item.

Measurements (with pan in place): Approximately 16-1/4" H x 13-3/4" W x 10" D Weight: 22 lbs. Age: Unknown, but believed to date to the 1930s or 1940s Made of cast iron and brass Has the original metal label with serial number 48348 The following weights are included: (4) 1-lb, (1) 8-oz, (1) 2-oz, (2) 1-oz, (1) ½-oz
Please note: Only three of these weights are believed to be original: (2) 1-lb and (1) 8-oz. In working order and balanced (balance can be adjusted as needed) Has a 1962 inspection sticker – No. 17905 -- from the State of Illinois Department of Agriculture Division of Feeds, Fertilizers & Standards Shows signs of wear consistent with its age, but displays well as is, and would be enhanced if fully restored.

Detecto Scale Company was started in 1900 in New York City by three immigrant brothers (The Jacobs Brothers) in the butcher supply business. The company produced bakers' dough scales, butchers' scales, clinical scales, counter scales and hanging scales.

Terms of sale :

The scale and weights pictured are the same scale and weights you will receive. This scale comes to you "as is" so please look at the photos, read the description
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