Tinder Cord and Flint

Tinder Cord and Flint

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Object Name
Flint
flint
cord, tinder
Object Type
flint
Other Terms
Flint; Tinder Wick; Fire Making Apparatus
place made
France
Physical Description
cotton (tinder cord material)
flint (flint material)
wire, iron (wire material)
Measurements
overall: 3/8 in x 6 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in;.9525 cm x 16.8275 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
ZZ.RSN80759U20
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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