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Object ID 003741

Object Name Folding Ruler

Object Desc Wooden and metal measuring stick that folds up to be 6" long. Says "Stanley Rule & Level Co." on the 11' mark.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003351

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tools


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 9

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords ruler,Stanley Rule & Level Co.,folding ruler,

Title Folding Ruler

Description Wooden ruler with brass hinges and edges. Is 2' long total, folds up four times to become 6" long. Between the 10" and 11" mark it reads "Stanley Rule & Level Co. New Britain Conn. U.S.A. Warranted Boxwood".


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Height 0

Length 24

Width 0.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Stanley Rule and Level Company

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Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3351



Date OCT 11,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes There is some fading/discoloration of the wooden ruler part.


Date OCT 11,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin

Date OCT 11,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 9 from Room 9, Shelf 9 - automatic entry by admin