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OMNI Magazine Letter Opener

OMNI Magazine Letter Opener

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Description
This letter opener is in the shape of a computer floppy disk. It is black on both sides witha silver hub and shutter, with black text on the shutter reading: OMNI MAGAZINE. A pointed arm along the right edge, next to a slot, has a blade for opening letters. The object is in plastic casing marked "CDX '90" in black permanent ink.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
letter opener
date made
c 1990
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 5/16 in; 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm x.762 cm
ID Number
2009.3071.755
catalog number
2009.3071.755
nonaccession number
2009.3071
Credit Line
David DeJean
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