Beautiful large letter scale. The RICTUS of Ph. J. Maul is described in the Deutsches Reich Patentschrift with D.R.P. number 384478.
It is a robust weighing scale made out of black painted metal with a brass reading chart. The range of the letter scale shown, is 0-1000 grams.
In fairly good condition with wear and rusty spots due to age and usage.
Manufactured circa 1920's in Germany