Date Made: 1700 - 1800Year 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.376247Catalog Number: 376247Accession Number: 136485

Object Name: firesteelOther Terms: Fire-Steel; Fire Making Apparatus

Physical Description: brass (handle material)steel (striking bar material)Measurements: overall: 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; .9525 cm x 7.9375 cm x 3.175 cm


Record Id: nmah_308051

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