OMNI Magazine Letter Opener

Description:

This letter opener is in the shape of a computer floppy disk. It is black on both sides witha silver hub and shutter, with black text on the shutter reading: OMNI MAGAZINE. A pointed arm along the right edge, next to a slot, has a blade for opening letters. The object is in plastic casing marked "CDX '90" in black permanent ink.

Date Made: c 1990

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: David DeJean

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2009.3071.755Catalog Number: 2009.3071.755Nonaccession Number: 2009.3071

Object Name: letter opener

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 5/16 in; 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm x .762 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1de5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1388506

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