This small metal washeer came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PH.315158.134Accession Number: 215541Catalog Number: 315158.134

Object Name: washer

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: .2 cm x 3 cm; 1/16 in x 1 3/16 inoverall: 1/16 in x 1 1/4 in; .15875 cm x 3.175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-a437-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1350180

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