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Manufactured by:
Universal Rundle Corporation, American, founded 1948  Search this
Owned by:
John S. Chase, American, 1925 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
ink, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 3/16 × 10 1/8 in. (18.2 × 25.7 cm)
Type:
templates
Place used:
United States, North and Central America
Houston, Harris County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New Castle, Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid-late 20th century
Description:
Architectural plumbing fixture template by Universal Rundle Corporation owned by John Chase. The green template has black printed text and cut out areas in various shapes. The plastic is partially transparent. At the top, printed text in the center reads [PLUMBING FIXTURE TEMPLATE FOR ACHITECTS]. There is an address and phone number in the center for the company. On either side of the title is the logo for Universal Rundle. There are sections to1/4, 1/8, and 1/16 scale. There are bordered sections for “handicap units” and “elevations.” The reverse is blank, with the printed text visible through the plastic.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Building Arts  Search this
Design  Search this
Labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Drucie Rucker Chase
Object number:
2018.69.3.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ae199fdb-49ab-48e8-8f53-9349fde8708d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.69.3.4