Plotting scale

Made:
1876 in London
maker:
William Ford Stanley

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One of 26 plotting scales by W.F. Stanley, Great Turnstile London. Ivory scale with triangular section, 3-inch with 3-inch, 1 1/2-inch, 1-inch, 1/2, 3/8, 1/4, 3/16 & 1/8 divisions.

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
1876-284/26
Materials:
complete and ivory
Measurements:
overall (estimate): 20 x 310 x 20 mm
type:
plotting scale
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • drawing instrument
credit:
W.F. Stanley and Company