American brass yard end standard, engraved: 'County of Franklin'

Made:
1800-1825 in United States

American yard end standard in brass, engraved "County of Franklin" and stamped with the American eagle and another indistinct mark. Scale of inches and various divisions of the yard including the nail. Early 19th century

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Details

Category:
Weighing & Measuring
Object Number:
1988-135
type:
linear measure standard (yard)
credit:
Tesseract

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