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Cigarette Lighter

Cigarette Lighter

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Currently not on view
Object Name
lighter
date made
after 1928
place made
United States
Physical Description
brass (case, exterior decoration material)
enamel (exterior decoration material)
chrome plate (thumb piece, plunger, snuffer arm, ears, top plate material)
steel (spark wheel material)
cotton (wick, wadding material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2208
catalog number
60.2208
accession number
200122
Credit Line
Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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