Glass Slab

Glass Slab

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Description
Glass slab from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
glass slab
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 5 5/16 in x 16 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 13.49375 cm x 41.275 cm
overall: 5 5/16 in x 16 1/4 in x 1 in; 13.5255 cm x 41.275 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
PH.315158.359
accession number
215541
catalog number
315158.359
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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