Vacuum Bottle

Vacuum Bottle

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The "Landers, Frary & Clark / UNIVERSAL / New Britain Conn USA" inscription on this vacuum bottle refers to a housewares firm that was in business from 1865 to 1965, and that introduced the term “Universal” in 1912.
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Object Name
Vacuum Bottle
overall: 350 mm x 93 mm; 13 3/4 in x 3 11/16 in
overall: 13 5/8 in x 3 5/8 in; 34.6075 cm x 9.2075 cm
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Gift of Richard J. DePrez
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National Museum of American History
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