Surveyor's Pins


Surveyors measuring the length of a line used pins to keep track of the number of chains they had used. This set has ten pins.

Location: Currently not on view

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.336648Accession Number: 1978.0655Catalog Number: 336648

Object Name: Surveyor's Pins

Measurements: overall in case: 5 in x 19 3/8 in x 8 5/16 in; 12.7 cm x 49.2125 cm x 21.11375 cmoverall in bundle: 11 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 29.5275 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm


Record Id: nmah_1842379

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