Cloth Measure. A standard system formerly employed for measuring the length and surface of cloth sold by the yard, but now practically out of use, the yard being divided into halves, quarters and sixteenths.

The table is:

     

Yard.

Quarters.

Nails.

Inches.

1

= 4 =

16 =

36

 

1 =

4 =

9

   

1 =

2 1/4