Electric Fence Nail Knob

Electric Fence Nail Knob

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Object Name
Nail Knob
Other Terms
Knob; Insulation; Standard Porcelain; Standard No. 0004.5; 1 Wire; Solid; Glazed
Physical Description
white (overall color)
porcelain (overall material)
knob: 2 in x 1 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
accession number
Credit Line
from Gerald Brown and Jack Tod
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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