Pocket Lighter

Date Made: ca 1890

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: GermanyPlace Collected: United Kingdom: England, London

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.167014Catalog Number: 167014Accession Number: 26981

Object Name: lighterOther Terms: Lighter, Pocket; Fire Making Apparatus

Physical Description: brass, nickel-plated (case material)metal, white (fitment material)cotton (wick, wadding material)priming material (amorce caps material)paper (amorce tape material)Measurements: overall: 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 3.175 cm x 5.3975 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-65bf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_307714

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