Fire Lighter Patent Models

Fire Lighter Patent Models

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Object Name
kindler, fire
Other Terms
Fire Kindler, Pair of; Fire Making Apparatus
patent date
Whitney, Levi H.
associated place
United States: California, Vallejo
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
cotton (wick material)
overall-long kindler: 1 1/8 in x 21 1/2 in x 2 in; 2.8575 cm x 54.61 cm x 5.08 cm
overall-short kindler: 1 1/8 in x 12 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 30.48 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
catalog number
patent number
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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