Tinder Cord Lighter

Year Acquired: 1924

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: FrancePlace Acquired: France: Île-de-France, Paris

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Credit Line: Gift of Virginia W. Hillyer

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.376797Catalog Number: 376797Accession Number: 136485

Object Name: lighterOther Terms: Lighter; Fire Making Apparatus

Physical Description: silver plate (tube, chain, cap, hook material)cotton (tinder cord material)Measurements: overall, extended: 1/2 in x 3 in x 6 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm x 15.875 cmoverall, minimum storage: 1/2 in x 3 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm x 2.8575 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f301-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_307744

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