Silver Matchsafe

Silver Matchsafe

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Object Name
Other Terms
Match Box; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
1900- 1920
Physical Description
metal, silver (overall material)
overall: 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in x 1 11/16 in; 1.27 cm x 3.4925 cm x 4.28625 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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