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Title Drafting scale 1376A-20 made by Keuffel & Esser Co., n.d., ca.1950-1960.
Object Name Scale, Architect's
Catalog Number 2009.006.0109
Collection Keuffel & Esser Company Collection
Credit Museum Collections. Gift of a friend of the Museum.
Description Drafting scale, aluminum, 1376A-20 (for drafting machine) made by Keuffel & Esser Company, (Hoboken, N.J.), no date, circa 1950-1960.

Machined aluminum with beveled edges marked with graduations in black; metal brackets (chuck plate) each end on top face. Overall: 18-3/4" long x 1-5/8" deep x 3/16" thick not including mounting bracket.

Graduations (measuring rule): 1st edge, full size to 32nds of an inch; half size to sixteenths of an inch.
2nd edge: quarter size to eighths of an inch.

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.
Caption Drafting scale, aluminum, 1376A-20
Imagefile 069\20090060109.TIF
Classification Drafting
Manufacturing
Business & Commerce