Tinderbox

Tinderbox

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Object Name
tinderbox
Other Terms
Tinder Box; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
18th century
place made
Spain
Physical Description
brass (cover, bottom material)
iron, wrought (sides material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 5.715 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
DL.376812
catalog number
376812
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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