Acme Egg-grading Scale, 1924

Contributed by Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum


A scale used by small egg producers to grade eggs. A samll farmer may keep forty to fifty hens producing three to four dozen eggs a day in season. The eggs were bartered for credit at the local store.

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  • Title: Acme Egg-grading Scale, 1924
  • Creator: The Speciality Manufacturing Company
  • Creation Date: 1924-06-24
  • Subject Date: 1924-06-24
  • Town: Littleton, St. Paul
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME, MN
  • Media: Aluminum
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 25 cm x 7 cm
  • Local Code: 2003.0001.429
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum
1678 U.S. Route 1, Littleton, ME 04730
(207) 538-9604 (Debbie)

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