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fire screen, hand

fire screen, hand

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Object Name
fire screen, hand
overall: 7/8 in x 8 7/8 in x 18 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 22.5425 cm x 46.355 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. Tuckerman Biays, Mrs. Draper L. Kauffman, Mrs. Robert G. Metters, Mrs. Willard Triest, and Mrs. Robert H. Williams
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
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National Museum of American History
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