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Title: Parallel rule

Accession Number: 1945.777
Category: INSTRUMENTS - PARALLEL RULES
Type: parallel ruler
Maker:
Place: USA, NH, Portsmouth
Date: 1853
Materials:
Description: Parallel ruler, owned and used by Capt. George B. Wendell. Brass connecting hinges are inscribed (1) George B. Wendell, and (2) Portsmouth, N.H. 1853. Rulers are black, writing on the hinges is in script.

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