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American Decorative Arts

Set of Drafting Tools

1775–1800

Shagreen covered case; tools, brass, steel and ivory

6 7/8 × 3 × 1 1/8 in. (17.5 × 7.6 × 2.9 cm)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Montgomery
1973.138.1a-h
Geography: 
Made in England
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
British
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
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