The Scottish History ruler is plastic and measures 30cm long. It shows measurements in both inches and centimetres. On the front of the ruler is colour images of the St. Andrews Cross and The Royal Standard of Scotland.
The reverse of the Scottish History ruler shows a comprehensive timeline. Important historical events are mentioned together with the dates when the Kings and Queens of Scotland ruled. The ruler starts from Kenneth MacAlpin in 843 AD and finishes at 1952 with Elizabeth.