Round Ruler

No. A14476

Round ruler as found in many lap desks in the 18th and 19th centuries.

Round rulers were used with quill pens for drawing lines. 

The round shape protected the quill tip from being damaged. 

  • OriginAmerican
  • CircaEarly 19th Century
  • MaterialRosewood
  • Height12 in
  • Diameter3/4 inch
  • Price$15.00
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Round Ruler - A14476

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Round Ruler - A14476

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