Measurements: 4 5/8" x 7/8" at its widest - 3/4 oz. total weight
Marked as "sterling," although the mark is very worn...
Measurements: Total: 4 1/2" x 1" - Sterling top only: 1 1/2" x 1"
Total weight: 1/2 oz.
A lovely Edwardian/Victorian sewing accessory used to measure hems, cuffs or ???. The clip located on the ruler has a tight, functional closure. And the ruler has very legible markings. The metal of the ruler segment is silver plate over base metal.
The decorative top of the measure is of sterling and clearly marked as such...
Measurements: 2" long including jump ring x 3/8" diameter - WEIGHT: 1/2 oz. sterling silver.
Clearly marked with the Unger Brothers maker's mark.
The jump ring and loop on the top of the needle case indicate that this piece was probably part of a chatelaine sewing grouping.
No damages or repairs.