|Title||Architect's scale, model 8892, made by Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.), n.d. ca.1940s-1950s|
|Object Name||Scale, Architect's|
|Collection||Keuffel & Esser Company Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.|
Architect's scale, triangular wood, model 8892, made by Keuffel & Esser Company, (Hoboken, N.J.), no date, circa 1940s-1950s. Painted wood with English measure in black ruling; 7/8" triangle with groove on all long sides; 12" scales; overall 12-1/2" long.
Marked with model number and "K&E Co. [star symbol] Star Quality." Typical scale rule for students.
K&E main offices and factory were in Hoboken during the period when this was manufactured.
|Year Range from||1940|
|Year Range to||1950|
K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
|Caption||side with maker's mark|
Business & Commerce