Tape for estimating live weight of cow

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Titles Tape for estimating live weight of cow
Description Cloth tape measure for estimating the weight of a cow. Printed on reverse is "POCKET TAPE FOR ESTIMATING LIVE WEIGHT OF COW/ TO ESTIMATE WEIGHT PLACE TAPE AROUND COW'S BODY DIRECTLY BACK OF FRONT/LEGS OR HEART GIRTH. THE TAPE READING WILL GIVE THE ESTIMATED WEIGHT IN POUNDS./ HANDLE TAPE WITH CARE. DO NOT STRETCH IT, NOR LET IT GET WET" followed by measurements in pounds from 80 to 1975. End of tape printed with "FOR THE MINNESOTA FARMER- STOCK & DAIRY FARMER…MIDLAND BANK BLDG., MINNEAPOLIS, MINN."
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 108 3/4 inches length
1/2 inch width
Nomenclature tape measure
Materials fiber
metal
Subjects Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Midland Bank Building
Weights & Measures. Rulers
Dates Creation: Not later than 2001 (Date object was donated to the Minnesota Historical Society.)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2001.287.1 (Accession Number)

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