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Title: Whale shaped brass level

Accession Number: 2002.94.34
Category: TOOLS
Type: spirit level
Maker: Tamm, Bror
Place: DENMARK, Nyborg
Date: 1911
Materials: metal
Description: Brass level; whale shaped brass level, water spout is represented by level, two holes in body of whale, tail has notches on the edge; stamped in metal "BROR TAMM/ NYBORG/ DANMARK/ 1911". Level fastened to body with rivet and pivots slightly, may not have been originally intended to pivot. Similar to 2002.94.33.

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