Punch

Punch

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Description
This four-sided steel punch came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
punch
Object Type
hand lever punches
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 cm x 7 cm x 1 cm; 3/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 3/8 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 3/8 in; 6.985 cm x.9525 cm
ID Number
PH.315158.190
accession number
215541
catalog number
315158.190
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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