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polishing cloth

polishing cloth

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Description
These two red polishing cloths came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
polishing cloth
Measurements
overall: 1/16 in x 4 in;.15875 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
PH.315158.372
catalog number
315158.372
accession number
215541
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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