Tinderbox Lid

Tinderbox Lid

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Object Name
lid, tinderbox
Other Terms
Curfew; Fire-Making Apparatus
date made
1800 - 1850
place made
United Kingdom: England
United States
Physical Description
tinned sheet iron (overall material)
overall: 3/4 in x 4 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 10.4775 cm
ID Number
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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