PRESTON 3814 Boxwood Rule with Bevelled Edge - 2 foot 4 fold
A tidy No.3814 2 foot 4 fold boxwood rule by Edward PRESTON of Birmingham.
Marked 'No3814 E PRESTON & SONS B'HAM ENG WARRAND BOXWOOD' with the EP trade mark.
Arched main joint and brass tips
Bevelled edge to the first 5 inches, please see images.
Divided into eighths, tenths, twelfths and sixteenths.
5/8 inch wide sections.
Retains all three brass locating pins.
There is what appears to be an old but firm repair to one section by the 'No3814' mark, please see close-up images.
A few minor surface knocks, much of the original lacquer finish remains, please see images.