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Folding rule - reverse
A relic of Sir John Franklin's last expedition 1845-1848. A folding rule found near Ross Cairn, Point Victory, King William Island on 2 June 1859 by the McClintock Search Expedition 1857-1859. A wooden carpenter's rule with a brass centre hinge and steel reinforcements at the ends. It is held together when shut by two steel pins.
- Image reference: F5021-2
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London