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Accession Number:
1.69.4484
Makers
Woburn Machine Co.
Descriptions
string, steel, leather, wood
Names
gauge; standard
Dimensions:
L: 12.75 in, width: 5.375 in, depth: 1 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. Victor Alexander, Jr.
Inscription:
Engraved: Woburn name and address (not clearly engraved) and "No. 2" and "8 ozs"
Remarks:
Woburn Machine Co. leather gauge to measure thickness (mms and ozs). Wooden handle with leather tab. Steel geaer mechanism triggered by finger or thumb. Engraved. Steel standard is engraved with ounces, and attached to gauge with heavy twine.

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