|Object Name||Caliper, Timber|
Wooden caliper in an "L" shape, with two metal adjustable bolts at the bottom, painted in red "L&F" just above the two bolts. On the opposite side of the painted "L&F" on the ruler section there is the makers mark, and serial number "4309", the vertical portion has ruler markings in inches (goes up to 40 inches). The horizontal portion/bottom of the "L" has two sections which the top one can slide along the ruler length to get a measurement (the top section is able to slide completely off the end of the ruler).
-caliper used for measuring large trees, used in 1940s by Lands and Forests employees
Lands and Forests