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Rule or Yardstick

Description

Hand carved, hand numbered and divided 1-36.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1747
Inscriptions
Carved on back: ""MDCCXLVII / 1747[upside down] / 1747"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Pine
pine (wood)
YARDSTICK
yardsticks
Dimensions
35.875 x 1.063 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.141
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2130

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