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Shaker Maple Tailor's Ruler

Auction:
2731M
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2731M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 15, 2014 12:00PM

Description:

Shaker Maple Tailor's Ruler, dated "1846," with a curved edge reportedly for cutting sleeves, with incised measuring increments, numerals, and "1846" date on the reverse, one end with large pierced hole suitable for hanging on a peg rack, lg. 36 1/8 in.
Estimate $600-800


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