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Flat Chalkline and Reel

Date: 1890-1950
Dimensions:
Overall: 18 mm, 35 g, 53 mm
Medium: Wood, string
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Bernard Lake
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Chalkline
Object No: 00053430

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    Description
    A chalk stringline made by placing 2 (two) wooden disks on a central core around which the string is wound. The disks are joined by a brass joint. The string is coated with chalk which marks a straight line on a piece of timber. Only a small amount of string remains.

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