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Object ID # 2006.022.010
Object Name Yardstick
Title Yardstick
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Plain, wooden yardstick. Only one of the brass tip covers remains. It has a hanging hole with string attached. The wood is faintly impressed with numerals and lines. No maker's identification present.
Makers mark None
Provenance Factory made. Used at the farm of Roy and Ella Eberth's family. The Eberth family lived in Bentinck Township, Grey County. The yardstick was primarily used by Roy Eberth. Last belonged to his daughter, Dorothy Milligan of RR1, Hanover, Grey County.
Collection Household Equipment, 20th-c Collection
Material Wood/Brass/String/Ink
Dimensions W-2.5 L-91.5 D-1 cm
Found Bentinck Township (formerly), Municipality of West Grey, Grey County
People Milligan, Thomas
Milligan, Dorothy