Dipstick and Slide Rule

Made:
1850-1870 in United Kingdom
Dipstick and Slide Rule

Dipstick and Slide Rule
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

Excise officer's dipstick and slide rule in a leather case.

Details

Category:
Mathematics
Object Number:
Y1991.145.2
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), leather and wood (unidentified)
Measurements:
case: 18 mm x 336 mm x 80 mm,
type:
slide rule
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • calculator
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument