Asbestos

Asbestos

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Object Name
Crude Drug
crude drug
Other Terms
Crude Drug; Materia Medica; Drugs; Mineral; Fibers
Date made
1884
maker
George W. Jewett
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
asbestos (overall material)
Measurements
overall as stored: 7 1/4 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 18.415 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
MG.053457
catalog number
053457
accession number
14174
Credit Line
Accession no. 14174. Gift of George W. Jewett, Examiner of Drugs, New York Custom House.
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National Museum of American History
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