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Title Paragon 1376P-2 drafting scale made by Keuffel & Esser Co., n.d., ca.1950-1960.
Object Name Scale, Drafting
Catalog Number 2009.006.0091
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Paragon 1376P-2 drafting scale (for drafting machine) made by Keuffel & Esser Company, (Hoboken, N.J.), no date, circa 1950-1960. Machined hardwood (boxwood) with applied white celluloid plastic rules on beveled edges; metal brackets (chuck plate) each end on top face. Overall: 12-5/8" long x 1-9/16" deep x 3/16" thick not including mounting bracket.

Graduations (measuring rule): 1st edge, 3/8" & 3/4" to 1 foot; 2nd edge, 1-1/2" & 3" to 1 foot.

Mounting bracket at each end on face for reversible mounting (end to end) on Paragon Drafting or Map Making Machine.

K&E main offices and factory were in Hoboken during the period when this was manufactured.
Date 1950-1960
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1960
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
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Classification Drafting
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce