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Vintage Opisometer Scope Instrument Co New York Made in Germany Map Measuring Tool Steampunk Oddities & Curiosities

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Vintage opisometer measuring tool with original leather case & pamphlet. Made by Scope Instrument Co New York made in Western Germany. The case is signed Made in Germany. The opisometer works & measures 3″ tall. The original pamphlet it comes with says: “The map measure is used for measuring on maps all types, such as Geographical or Topographical maps, Road maps, nautical charts as well as engineering plans & blue prints. Distances many be determined in any of the various scales shown on the dial of the instrument. It is indispensable to Yachtsmen, Hunters, Hikers, Cyclists for quick efficient calculation of mileage, & is used by distance to be travelled. Further, it has proved of great value to Architects, Surveyors, etc.” It then goes on to provide direction on how to use. Vintage Opisometer Scope Instrument Co New York Made in Germany Map Measuring Tool Steampunk Oddities & Curiosities

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