Le Corbusier, revered for his beautiful and uncompromisingly modern buildings, also invented the Modulor measuring system based on the proportions of the human body. This 4cm wide flexible measure is a facsimile of Le Corbusier's own, which he carried with him in a metal film canister. The red and blue Modulor system is printed on one side, with imperial and metric markings on the reverse. Presented in a metal tin with lid, this is an ideal gift for any architect or designer, or for fans of modernism, mathematics or measurement.
This double sided 3m / 10 ft tape measure has measurements in centimetres and inches on one side and an illustrated history of the world on the other. Starting with the formation of stars and galaxies, via the dinosaurs and moving on to the evolution...
This traditional folding wooden ruler is printed on both sides with 2000 years of historical information. On one side there is an accurate mm and cm scale along with a timeline of events - at a millimetre per year! The other side has a matching...
From the Gold Frog to the mighty Komodo Dragon this 3 metre tape lets you visualize the average size of 50 different animals. Includes metric units up to 300cm. Length: 3m.Measurements: 3000 cm x 1.5 cm.
This traditional folding wooden ruler is printed on both sides with the 5 billion-year history of life on Earth. On one side there is an accurate mm and cm scale along with a timeline of species and eras (not to scale!) Each section even has...