Architects' Scales

Flat beveled or triangular bars, usually of wood or plastic, with a variety of graduations so that scale drawings can be drawn and measured.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
9111
Names
architects' scales
architect's scale
architects' rules
draftsmen's scales
rules, architects'
scale, architect's
scales, architects'
scales, draftsmen's
architectenlinialen Dutch
architectenliniaal Dutch
escalas de arquitectos Spanish
escala de arquitecto Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300022528. The J. Paul Getty Trust.