Original, spring-loaded, pocket scale with engraved brass front in very good working condition. Signed John Chatillon & Sons, it's capable of weighing items up to 50 pounds. From hanger to hook it measures 10 inches long and is 1 3/4 inches wide. It dates back to the late 19th Century and can be hung just about anywhere. Its shiny brass front plate makes it great for kitchen decor! Hang it in a corner and attach a tray or basket to keep fruit in!