Fire-Kindling Lamp Patent Model

Fire-Kindling Lamp Patent Model

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Object Name
kindler, fire
Other Terms
Fire Kindler; Fire Making Apparatus
date made
1867-07-17
patent date
1867-11-26
inventor
Lowe, Shederick J.
place made
United States: Illinois, Quincy
associated place
United States: Illinois, Quincy
Physical Description
tinned sheet metal (overall material)
brass (screw cap; reservoir opening; circular ring; chain material)
cotton (wick material)
paint (painted numbers material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/8 in x 10 5/8 in x 5 7/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 26.9875 cm x 14.9225 cm
ID Number
DL.329542
catalog number
329542
patent number
71,515
accession number
88881
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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