Match Safe

Match Safe

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Object Name
match safe
Other Terms
Match Box; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
engraved date
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Associated Place
United States: California, San Rafael
Physical Description
gold (decoration, interior wash material)
quartz (decoration material)
brass (support, hinge, interior mechanism material)
overall: 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.905 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Louise A. Boyd
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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