While and Gillespie Ruler, Model No. WG/P1
Accession Number: 2010.lej.37
A 6″ ruler made from wood and celluloid with etchings for different fractions and multiples of an inch on both sides. The ruler has a tapered cross-section. Comes in a leather case. Markings: W&G Model No. WG/P1 Made in Australia; The name “Moxon” is scratched into the surface.
Primary Materials: Wood, Celluloid.
Markings: Old Inventory Number = 37.
Length = 16.9 cm; Width = 2.2 cm; Height = .3 cm.
Function: Facilitating calculations.
Condition: Item is in very good condition.
White and Gillespie, Melbourne, Australia
Date of Manufacture: unknown, post W