Thickness Gauge

Thickness Gauge

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Description
The donor believed that this thickness gauge had been used by his ancestor, Daniel Leet (1748-1830), a surveyor who lived in Washington County, Virginia, and who did some work for George Washington.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
thickness gauge
date made
ca 1800
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x 6 cm x 8.5 cm; 25/32 in x 2 3/8 in x 3 11/32 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in x 4 in; 3.81 cm x 7.3025 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
PH.337204
accession number
1979.0633
catalog number
337204
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National Museum of American History
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