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bell jar

bell jar

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bell jar
Measurements
overall: 21 1/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 53.975 cm x 26.67 cm
overall: 21 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 54.61 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
1985.0311.446
catalog number
1985.0311.446
accession number
1985.0311
Credit Line
Gift of Barbara A. Keppel
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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