Item No: c110130
Title: Fairbanks' standard scales
Additional Title: [Francis Joseph]
"Decoration of the Imperial Order of Francis Joseph conferred upon the inventor of the Fairbanks' scales.
"Highest prize London 1851. Highest prize Paris 1867. Knightly Cross, Vienna, 1873."
1 trade card : 13 x 16 cm.
Exhibit title: Fairbanks & Ewing, 715 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa., Exhibit #868, Machinery Hall, Bldg. #2.
Includes list of principal warehouses.
Trade card for E. & T. Fairbanks with Francis Joseph award (medal with cross). Verso has two illustrations: two men using scales in 1776 and: woman and young boy using Fairbanks scale in 1876. Recto: Red, yellow and black on white card. Verso: chromolithograph on white card.
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