Vintage steel bell shaped knitting needle gauge, which was produced by H.Walker of London, and is named "The Archer Bell Gauge" and sizes the needles from size 1 down to size 24.
The needle gauge is difficult to date as these were produced from the late 19th century through to the 1930's, and I would estimate that this one would date to circa 1920 (as found with other items dating to this period).
The needle gauge measures 6.1cm (2Â½") wide and 7cm (2Â¾") high
The gauge is in a very good/excellent condition for age with no damage to the steel. Please refer to the above photographs for details of condition.
PLEASE NOTE - This item will be sent from England, and postage and packing costs quoted do not include customs or local taxes that may be incurred, and these are considered as the buyers responsibility.
Postage and packing to the UK will be $3.00 (via Royal Mail 1st class recorded), to the rest of Europe will be $4.00 (via Royal Mail Airmail), to the United States, Canada and Australia will be $5.00 (via Royal Mail Airmail), to anyw else please email for postage costs.
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