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19th Century

WHALEBONE MEASURING STICK

Both sides engraved with a "1" and a "3", hash marks approx. every 2.5", and "AB" in script lettering at center.
Length 35.75".
Condition: Ink stains along one edge, possibly from use as a straight edge. No other significant wear or damages noted.
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  • Provenance:
    A Scrimshaw Collection Originating on Nantucket Island.

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East Dennis, MA, US

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$0 $49 $5
$50 $99 $10
$100 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $2,999 $100
$3,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $29,999 $1,000
$30,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 $99,999 $5,000
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