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Title: Parallel ruler

Accession Number: 1941.292
Category: SCRIMSHAW & ALLIED ARTS - TOOLS
Type: parallel ruler
Maker: Smith, Frederick H. (Capt.)
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Materials: bone; metal
Description: Whalebone parallel ruler for navigation made of whalebone with brass fittings. Made by Capt. F. H. Smith. Brass pieces measure 3 11/16" long x 1/2" wide.

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