Wine diagonal, 1797-1826.

Hills, Jennie

Wine diagonal, 1797-1826.
3 4 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 26cm

Description

An excise gauging rod made by Stutchbury, London. These were used by Excise Officers to calculate the capacities of wine casks, and thence the duty payable on the contents.

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