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Colgate's FAB

Colgate's FAB

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tape measure
date made
pre-1928
maker
J. B. Carroll
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
cloth (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 cm x 4 cm; 3/8 in x 1 9/16 in
overall: 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1530
catalog number
2006.0098.1530
accession number
2006.0098
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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