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Title Colving Drafting Set
Object Name Set, Drafting
Date 1900 ca
Material Velvet/Metal/Textured Paper
Used Colvin, Verplank
Description Drafting set includes case and a variety of tools.
a. Case. Top and bottom with cloth hinge. Rectangular. Black textured paper board with green velvet lining. Recesses for tools. Locks closed with latch and pin on side that pulls out. Mark on the base, "GERMANY."
b. Compass attachment
c. Compass
d. Bow compass
e. Bow compass
f. Ruling pen attachment
g. Ruling pen
h. Compass
i. Bow compass
j. Needle point replacement
k. Needle point replacement
l. Metal container with replacement graphite
m. Ruling pen replacement
n. Ruling pen
o. Ruling pen
Notes Drafting set was owned and used by Verplank Colvin (Colvin gave it to donor's father, Charles Edwin Baldwin (1910-2000). Colvin died in 1920.
Dimensions H-5.25 W-11.5 D-1 inches
Collection PROF030 Drafting
Catalog Number 2012.005.0001a-o
Imagefile 095\2012.005.0001.jpg
Species Set, Drafting
Owned by Colvin, Verplank