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IBM Flashlight

IBM Flashlight

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Description
This flashlight has an oval cross-section and a plastic exterior. On the front is a blue "IBM" logo on a white background. On the back is black text that reads "DORCY" and "KOREA." The top has a clear oval-shaped cover with bulb behind it. On the right side is a black operating switch. Down the center is a black rectangular spring-loaded clip which can be detached by sliding it out. A long rectangular magnet is on the reverse of the clip.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flashlight
maker
IBM
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 2 3/8 in x 3 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 6.096 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
2009.3071.803
catalog number
2009.3071.803
nonaccession number
2009.3071
Credit Line
David DeJean
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Data Source
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