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Tinderbox

Tinderbox

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Currently not on view
Object Name
tinderbox
place made
Europe
Physical Description
wood (box, lid material)
brass (hinge plates material)
iron (hinge pin, screws, band around lid, cotter pin material)
tinder fungus (tinder material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/8 in x 5 1/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 13.0175 cm
ID Number
DL.377343
catalog number
377343
accession number
136485
Credit Line
Gift of Virginia W. Hillyer
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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