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Object Name
Other Terms
Lighter Pocket; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
ca 1919
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Physical Description
nickel plate (case, wand casing and handle material)
iron (striking rod material)
brass (wick cap material)
asbestos (wick cap material)
cardstock (box, directions material)
ink (box, directions material)
overall: 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/8 in;.9525 cm x 6.0325 cm x 2.8575 cm
overall, box: 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of The Ronson Corporation
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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