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Object Name
Date made
early 1990s
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
overall: 3/16 in x 3 in; .47625 cm x 7.62 cm
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catalog number
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Natural Resources
Clothing & Accessories
Artifact Walls exhibit
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Artifact Walls exhibit
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of J. Michael McCloskey

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