Celluloid Letter Opener

Celluloid Letter Opener

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Description
The “AMERITH” inscription on the celluloid handle of this letter opener refers to the Amerith Division of the Celluloid Manufacturing Company, active 1928-1935.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Celluloid Letter Opener
Letter Opener
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 8 15/16 in x 7/8 in; 1.27 cm x 22.70125 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
CH.334332.142
accession number
310799
catalog number
334332.142
Credit Line
Gift of Celanese Plastics Company
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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