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Title Architect's scale, model 8892, made by Keuffel & Esser Co. (Hoboken, N.J.), n.d. ca.1940s-1950s
Object Name Scale, Architect's
Catalog Number 2009.006.0054
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description 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.
Date 1940-1950
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1950
Search Terms K & E
Keuffel & Esser Co.
Caption side with maker's mark
Imagefile 069\20090060054.TIF
Classification Drafting
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce