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Title Rule, folding, 72", manufactured by Keuffel & Esser, probably Hoboken, no date, ca. 1950-1960.
Object Name Rule, Folding
Catalog Number 2004.054.0013
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Gift of the Kostelecky Family.
Description Folding rule, model 7965F, 72" long open, made by Keuffel & Esser Co. No date, ca. 1950-1960. Wood, painted, with brass tips and hinge hardware; white paint with black numerals and rule markings. Twelve sections, 5/8" wide x 1/8" thick. Closed: 8" long x 5/8" wide x 1-15/16" high. Manufacturer's name, brand and stock number are in red paint on the exterior of the first section on each end; in black on the interior of the same section.

Name and stock / catalog number: K&E Gold Tip Heavy Duty 7965F.

K&E had their main office and factories in Hoboken when this item was made.
Date 1950-1960
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1960
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Caption detail end section with maker's marks
Imagefile 030\20040540013.JPG
Classification Business & Commerce