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Firesteel

Firesteel

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Currently not on view
Object Name
firesteel
date made
1700 - 1800
place made
France
place acquired
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 in;.3175 cm x 7.9375 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
DL.376246
catalog number
376246
accession number
136485
Credit Line
Gift of Virginia W. Hillyer
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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