Dept. of Interior 2561242 51116 Japan

Dept. of Interior/ 2561242/ 51116/ Japan

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Object Name
Medicine Chest
date made
before 1908
before 1912
place made
Associated Place
Physical Description
metal (drawers(7) material)
metal (medical instruments(31) material)
metal (overall material)
wood (drawers(7) material)
wood (medical instruments(31) material)
wood (overall material)
lacquered (drawers(7) production method/technique)
lacquered (overall production method/technique)
overall: 12 in x 14 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 35.56 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Transfer from the Department of Interior
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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