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Title Locke's hand pocket level, model 5701, made by Keuffel & Esser Co., N.Y. (Made in Hoboken.) N.d., ca. 1900-1930.
Object Name Level, Surveyor's
Catalog Number 2009.006.0129
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Locke's hand level, model 5701, manufactured by Keuffel & Esser Co., N.Y. No date, circa 1920-1950. Black painted metal and brass with glass bubble, 5" length x 7/8" diameter + height of bubble case; 5-5/8" long with draw to eyepiece extended. With: leather belt pouch.

Model is marked only "Keuffel & Esser Co., N.Y." on tube behind bubble. Product number does not appear on item.

K & E main offices and factories were in Hoboken during this period.
Date 1920-1950
Year Range from 1920.0
Year Range to 1950.0
Search Terms Keuffel & Esser Co.
K & E
Caption level with case
Imagefile 070\20090060129.TIF
Classification Manufacturing
Business & Commerce
Retail