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Folding Rule

Description

A folding ruler, with brass tips, center brass swivel hinge and two flanking folding hinges. Impressed and painted markings on each side.

Details

Maker
Upson Nut Co. (Maker)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Impressed/stamped on both sides is: No.61 UPSON NUT. CO.
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
fruitwood
wood (plant material)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
folding rules
Fruitwood
fruitwood
Numbers
numerals
RULE, FOLDING
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.313 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.736
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
51090

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