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Keuffel & Esser 1802 12" Drafting Triangle

Maker:
Keuffel & Esser Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.5 cm x 30.5 cm x .2 cm; 2 15/16 in x 12 in x 3/32 in
Object Name:
triangle
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1890-1918
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Danny Morris
ID Number:
MA.333826
Catalog number:
333826
Accession number:
304759
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Box of American Lead Pencil Co. Venus Pencils

Maker:
American Lead Pencil Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
wood (overall material)
graphite (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.6 cm x 7.4 cm x .6 cm; 3 in x 2 29/32 in x 1/4 in
Object Name:
pencils
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1918-1939
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
writing implements  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mendel L. Peterson
ID Number:
MA.330191
Accession number:
288888
Catalog number:
330191
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Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Box of American Lead Pencil Co. Venus Pencils and Eraser

Maker:
American Lead Pencil Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
graphite (overall material)
cardboard (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.5 cm x 6.3 cm x .7 cm; 3 3/4 in x 2 15/32 in x 9/32 in
Object Name:
pencils
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1939-1956
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
writing implements  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mendel L. Peterson
ID Number:
MA.330192
Accession number:
288888
Catalog number:
330192
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Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-60b2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_904289
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Schoenner Wallet Case of Drawing Instruments

Maker:
Schoenner, Georg  Search this
Physical Description:
cardboard (overall material)
leather (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.6 cm x 24 cm x 10 cm; 5/8 in x 9 7/16 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Date made:
ca 1905
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0097
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0097
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-7bb3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_1122193
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Set of Drawing Instruments

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.5 cm x 20.5 cm x 10.2 cm; 31/32 in x 8 1/16 in x 4 1/32 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Date made:
19th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0876.01
Catalog number:
1979.0876.01
Accession number:
1979.0876
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Exhibition:
Art in Industry
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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Bow Compass with Pen Point

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7.5 cm x 2 cm x .8 cm; 2 15/16 in x 25/32 in x 5/16 in
Object Name:
bow pen
compass, drawing
pen, bow
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1860
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.11
Catalog number:
1978.2110.11
336737
Accession number:
1978.2110
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Dividers and Compasses
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-a102-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122589

Pen Knife

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12.5 cm x 1.2 cm x 1.2 cm; 4 29/32 in x 15/32 in x 15/32 in
Object Name:
pen knife
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.13
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336739
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Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5cd1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904294

Schoenner Set of Drawing Instruments

Maker:
Schoenner, Georg  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
steel (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6.5 cm x 27.2 cm x 18.7 cm; 2 9/16 in x 10 23/32 in x 7 3/8 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Carpentry  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Victor L. Stones
ID Number:
1977.0279.01
Catalog number:
1977.0279.01
335933
Accession number:
1977.0279
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Drawing Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-9880-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122190
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Open Triangle

Physical Description:
pearwood (overall material)
mahogany (overall material)
walnut (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30.5 cm x 30.5 cm x .3 cm; 12 in x 12 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0087
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0087
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Squares and Triangles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6a66-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904236

Beam Compass Sold by Dietzgen

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
velvet (overall material)
satin (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13.1 cm x 6 cm x 2 cm; 5 5/32 in x 2 3/8 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
beam compass
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.02
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336728
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-3f5e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904407
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Plotting Scale

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 15.4 cm x 3.4 cm; 1/32 in x 6 1/16 in x 1 11/32 in
Object Name:
rule
scale rule
Other Terms:
rule; Linear
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Rule, Measuring  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0018
Accession number:
1977.1101
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0018
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Scale Rules
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5ce9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
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edanmdm:nmah_904685
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Schoenner Flat Case of Drawing Instruments

Maker:
Schoenner, Georg  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 21.6 cm x 10.5 cm; 19/32 in x 8 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in
Object Name:
drawing instruments, set of
Place made:
Germany: Bavaria, Nuremberg
Date made:
ca 1930
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth E. Crownfield
ID Number:
1979.0868.01
Catalog number:
1979.0868.01
Accession number:
1979.0868
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Drawing Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-905f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1122195
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Open Triangle

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.7 cm x 17.7 cm x .3 cm; 6 31/32 in x 6 31/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0088
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0088
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1da2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_689855
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Open Triangle

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 cm x 17.7 cm x .3 cm; 11 13/16 in x 6 31/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0089
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0089
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-1da3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_689856

Compass and Divider in Case

Physical Description:
german silver (overall material)
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
velvet (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17.7 cm x 10 cm x 2 cm; 6 31/32 in x 3 15/16 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
compass
compass, drawing
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
early 20th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.04
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336730
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Dividers and Compasses
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-91fa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1427104
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Darling, Brown & Sharpe Open Triangle

Maker:
Darling, Brown & Sharpe  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.4 cm x 20.4 cm x 3/16 in; 8 1/32 in x 8 1/32 in x .508 cm
Object Name:
triangle
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
1866-1892
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Margaret van D. Rice
ID Number:
1977.0460.10
Catalog number:
336081
Accession number:
1977.0460
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6903-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904235
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Open Triangle

Physical Description:
mahogany (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.4 cm x 11.8 cm x .3 cm; 8 1/32 in x 4 21/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0090
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0090
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6a67-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904239
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Drafting Triangle

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm x 19 cm x .2 cm; 4 11/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3/32 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
late 19th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
ID Number:
1979.0876.02
Catalog number:
1979.0876.02
Accession number:
1979.0876
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6a68-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904240
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Drawing Pen

Physical Description:
steel (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 12.8 cm x 1 cm; 13/32 in x 5 1/32 in x 13/32 in
Object Name:
pen
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.08
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336734
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Science & Mathematics
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-58c1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904291

W. F. Stanley Lifting-Nib Drawing Pen

Maker:
Stanley, William Ford  Search this
Physical Description:
ivory (overall material)
steel (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .5 cm x 14.7 cm x .5 cm; 3/16 in x 5 25/32 in x 3/16 in
Object Name:
pen
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
late 19th century
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Drafting, Engineering  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ruth A. Ming
ID Number:
1978.2110.10
Accession number:
1978.2110
Catalog number:
336736
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Science & Mathematics
Pens and Pencils
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-5cd0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904293

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