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Gold Dust Scouring Cleanser

Gold Dust Scouring Cleanser

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Can, Scouring Powder
date made
early 20th century
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 7/8 in x 3 in x 3 in; 12.3825 cm x 7.62 cm x 7.62 cm
ID Number
CL.280280.05
accession number
280280
catalog number
280280.05
subject
Blacks
African American
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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