Amadon Matches

Amadon Matches

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Object Name
matches
Object Type
slow-matches
Other Terms
Matches; Fire Making Apparatus
place made
Germany
place acquired
Germany: Berlin, Berlin
Physical Description
sulphur (tips material)
salt petre (tips material)
aspen or pine (sticks material)
jute or hemp (strings material)
Measurements
overall-tied together: 1/4 in x 11 3/8 in x 1/2 in;.635 cm x 28.8925 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
DL.376350
catalog number
376350
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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