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Wax Taper Matches

Wax Taper Matches

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Currently not on view
Object Name
matches
Object Type
slow-matches
date made
ca 1880
place matches made
Italy: Lombardy, Milan
place box made
Italy: Liguria, Genoa
place owned
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
wax (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
DL.380825C
catalog number
380825C
accession number
156797
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Alexius McGlannan
subject
matches
Smoking
Souvenirs
Italy
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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