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Dog Automaton

Dog Automaton

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Automaton
automaton, dog
Date made
1600 - 1625
purchasing agent/middleman
Mannheimer, Edgar
place made
Germany
location of prior holder
Switzerland
Measurements
overall: 6 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 12 in; 17.145 cm x 13.97 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
1984.0865.02
accession number
1984.0865
catalog number
1984.0865.02
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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