This square metal punch 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.315158.183Accession Number: 215541Catalog Number: 315158.183

Object Name: punch, squareObject Type: hand lever punches

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: .6 cm x 11.2 cm x .6 cm; 1/4 in x 4 7/16 in x 1/4 inoverall: 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1/4 in; .635 cm x 11.43 cm x .635 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-39f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1350439

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