Silver Matchbox

Date Made: 1800- 1899

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: Personal AccessoriesSmokingPossibly Made By: IndiansNative Americans


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Credit Line: Given by Josephine Boardman Crane to the Smithsonian Institution

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.68.0606Catalog Number: 68.0606Accession Number: 206579

Object Name: matchboxOther Terms: Match Box; Fire Making Apparatus

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1/2 in x 2 1/16 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 5.23875 cm x 3.81 cm


Record Id: nmah_315693

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