Jacobs Brothers Scale
This Brooklyn-made 1950s scale once graced the counter of a grocery store weighing vegetables meats and dairy products for hurried customers. Appropriately dubbed "The Detecto-Gram" by the Jacobs Brothers this machine features an automatic computing chart designed to take the guesswork out of weighing and pricing at the store counter. This model comes complete with its original commodity plate and steel holder for counterweights."
In working condition. Dated 1953.Country of Origin: US