spirit level

Stanley Rule & Level Co
Production date
Late 19th Century-Early 20th Century
A spirit level of silver plated metal. The top is shaped like an arrow and the bottom is rectangular, and there is a screw on one side and a spike on the other. There is a hole above the spirit container at the front where there are raised markings and an extended ridge around the outside, "Stanley No.1 Odd-Job. Patd Jan2587 Sept 1888".
The back is smooth metal.
The level was bought second-hand at a garage sale during the depression.
It is peeling and rusty.
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Carpenter, Woodworking tool
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