Pistol Tinderbox and Inkstand

Date Made: 1730Year Acquired: 1923

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: FrancePlace Acquired: United Kingdom: England, London

Subject: writing implements


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Credit Line: Gift of Virginia W. Hillyer

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.376687Catalog Number: 376687Accession Number: 136485

Object Name: tinderboxinkstand

Physical Description: brass (case; finials; feet; socket; sander; drawer material)iron (firing mechanism; base plate material)Measurements: overall: 4 in x 5 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 10.16 cm x 13.0175 cm x 11.43 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-4d7c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1460664

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