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Pistol Tinderbox

Pistol Tinderbox

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
tinderbox
date made
1780 - 1810
place made
United Kingdom: England
France
Physical Description
iron (boxlock; firing mechanism; trigger guard; front support material)
walnut (grip material)
flint (gunflint material)
leather (flint pad material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 in x 1 5/8 in; 8.89 cm x 12.7 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
DL.377290
catalog number
377290
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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