Stoppers (28)

Stoppers (28)

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Description
These 28 wooden stoppers came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
stoppers
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: largest piece: 1 in x 5 1/4 in x 1 in; 2.54 cm x 13.335 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: smallest piece: 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in x 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 2.8575 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
PH.315158.115
accession number
215541
catalog number
315158.115
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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