Long thin wooden ruler, used in post-mortems to measure the dimensions of the body. Used in the morgue at Sunbury Lunatic Asylum, later renamed Caloola Training Centre. Possibly used 1840-1950.

Physical Description

Long thin wooden ruler. The wood is marked in feet and inches, and measures to seven feet tall. It was originally painted white, with black lettering, but much of the paint has worn off.

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