Boxwood Coggeshall rule, folding with slide, (12-inch x 1 1/2-inch) c. 1720-1730
Boxwood Coggeshall rule, folding with slide, c. 1720-1730. Until the early 19th century slide rules were usually made for specific trades. This is a type of carpenter's rule.
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overall (closed): 9 mm x 317 mm x 37 mm, 0.088 kg
- National Maritime Museum (Gabb Collection)
- Permanent collection
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