Gas Lighter

Date Made: 1880

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United StatesPlace Used: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

Subject: Lighting

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Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Walter Hough

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.329471Catalog Number: 329471Accession Number: 88149

Object Name: lighter, gasOther Terms: Fire Kindler; Fire Making Apparatus

Physical Description: brass, gilt (wick holder; valve key; handle collar material)wood (handle material)cotton (wick material)wax (wick material)Measurements: overall: 1 1/8 in x 30 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 76.5175 cm x 6.985 cm


Record Id: nmah_307795

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