Tinderbox

Tinderbox

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Object Name
tinderbox
Other Terms
Tinder Box; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
19th century
year acquired
1925
place made
Germany
place acquired
Italy: Lombardy, Milan
Physical Description
iron, Berlin (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 3 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
DL.376846
catalog number
376846
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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