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ARCHE TECHNOLOGIES Letter Opener

ARCHE TECHNOLOGIES Letter Opener

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Description
This rectangular white plastic letter opener has a pointed arm along the bottom with a silver-colored metal blade for opening letters. The plastic panel above has white background and gray text reading: ARCHE TECHNOLOGIES. The opener is still in a plastic bag, which has instructions and diagram for using the letter opener printed in black. Text on the bag reads "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 1/4 in x 3 in x 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 7.62 cm x.635 cm
ID Number
2009.3071.761
catalog number
2009.3071.761
nonaccession number
2009.3071
Credit Line
David DeJean
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