Rule or Yardstick

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1747

GUSN

GUSN-2130

Description

Hand carved, hand numbered and divided 1-36.

Details

Descriptive Terms

yardsticks
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Carved
YARDSTICK

Inscription

Carved on back: ""MDCCXLVII / 1747[upside down] / 1747"".

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35.875 x 1.063 x 0.375 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.141