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Folding Rule

Description

Rectangular with measures from inches to 1/4inch; hinged with bolt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1774
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Weights & Measures T&E
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
folding rules
RULE, FOLDING
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1.375 x 30.25 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.4287
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57433

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