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Match Safe

Match Safe

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Currently not on view
Object Name
match safe
date made
1890 - 1910
place made
Europe
Physical Description
agate (case sides and lid material)
metal, gilt (case mounts material)
phosphorus (match tips material)
potassium chlorate (match tips material)
aspen or pine (matchsticks material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in x 2 in; 1.5875 cm x 2.8575 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
DL.385835
catalog number
385835
accession number
176775
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Thomas G. Shearman in memory of Elizabeth Stillman
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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