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Matchsafe

Matchsafe

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Currently not on view
Object Name
matchsafe
date made
1892 - 1893
place made
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 3.4925 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2179
catalog number
60.2179
accession number
200122
Credit Line
Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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