Artifact Details

Title

Folding gauging rule

Catalog Number

B208.82

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1930

Place Manufactured

England

Dimensions

overall: .875 x 9.5 x 7/8 in

Description

Folding rule (4 pieces) with brass hinges. Printed on the sides of the rule are "BARREL ST", "BARREL LY", "KILDERKIN LY", "KILDERKIN LY", "HOGSHD ST", "FIRKIN ST" "FIRKIN LY", "PIN ST" and "PIN LY".

Category

Pre-computer: other

Collection Title

Gwen Bell artifact and book collection

Series Title

Pre-computing artifacts

Credit

Gift of Gwen and C. Gordon Bell

Lot Number

X6288.2012