UK DIXON PS 1109-3

CODE UK DIXON PS 1109-3 Categories: , Product ID: 3241


Item number                           :           UK DIXON PS 1109-3

Origin                                     :           United Kingdom

Style                                       :           Powder measure

Maker                                     :           James Dixon & Sons, Sheffield

Markings                                :           The trumpet and “James Dixon & Sons” on bottom

“1109” and “SHOT” on side

Weights                                  :           SHOT  1, 1 1/16

Weight                                   :           44 grams

Materials                                 :           Brass with ebony handle

Condition                               :           Good, clean and fully functioning.

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :

The 1883 catalogue describes this tool as:

“1109 Best Hard Soldered Measure, for shot only with ebony handle”


This tool is quite different from the ones listed on this website as 1109-1 and 1109-2. Both have 5 or 6 shot weights. This tool has only 2 possibilities. Also the position of the scales. This tool has the scale at the front. The other ones have it at the side.

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