Wray Pump & Register Co. ruler

Description (Brief)
An advertising novelty for Wray Pump & Register Co., and their selling agent, Brandenburg & Co. It unfolds like a carpenter's rule and has advertising and useful data on engines and tire pressure printed on both sides.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ruler
date made
ca 1905
maker
Bastian Brothers Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.4 cm x 45 cm x .1 cm; 15/16 in x 17 11/16 in x 1/16 in
place made
United States: New York, Rochester
ID Number
2006.0098.1103
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1103
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Measuring & Mapping
Celluloid
Advertising
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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