Gem picture tape measure. c 1860


An unusual gem picture sewing tool-a tape measure. This example is of the Alexandra Palace in London. The picture is a dressed print under glass and the body of the tape is a gilt brass.

In very good condition- the image is clear and the tape ( an automic rewind ) retracts well.

4 cm in diameter. ( 1.5 inches )

Stock no. JB42