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Object Name Square, Bevel
Catalog Number 1993.8.155
Maker Stanley Tool Co.
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Rosewood, brass & steel
Dimensions H-7.25 W-1 D-0.75 inches
Description This bevel square has a rosewood handle with brass plates riveted on either side of the butt. The handle has two shallow grooves on each side. There is a steel blade slotted about half way down the middle of the handle. There is a brass lever that locks the position of the blade.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last 30 years from barns,storage sheds, and antique stores in north central Kentucky and probably southern IN and OH as well
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Stanley Tool Co.
Subjects Measurement
Building construction
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS