Tape Measure

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1815-1850

GUSN

GUSN-4314

Description

Muslin tape measure with steel ring attached at beginning; printed black numerals; originally designed to be housed in a case; case missing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tape measures
muslin
steel (alloy)
Steel
Muslin
MEASURE, TAPE

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Weights & Measures T&E

Dimensions

61.25 x 0.438 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.616

Places

Probably