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Carpenter's square

Description

Cast-iron carpenter's square, engraved w/ measurements and numbers. Splashes of white paint.

Details

Maker
Possibly Hawes (Maker)
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
Engraved on corner of square: ""HAWES'/ PATENT/ WARRANTED/ B. No. 2""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
Object type
Woodworking T&E
Descriptive terms
carpenters' squares
casting (process)
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
SQUARE, CARPENTER'S
Dimensions
24 x 16 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3426
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20265

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