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Splint gauge, ca. 1900

Contributed by Hudson Museum, Univ. of Maine
MMN Item 23466 Item Details
Splint gauge, ca. 1900
MMN Item 23466 Zoom

Description

Makers of fancy baskets kept a variety of gauges to divide strips of ash into uniform widths for weavers (horizontal splints) and standards (vertical splints).

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