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tap and die set, in box

tap and die set, in box

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Object Name
Tap And Die Set, In Box
date made
place made
United Kingdom: England
associated place
Australia: Victoria, Elwood
box: 2 1/4 in x 13 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 33.655 cm x 21.59 cm
overall: 2 1/8 in x 13 1/4 in x 8 3/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 33.655 cm x 21.2725 cm
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catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
William Gillott Blakeley in memory of William Henry Blakeley
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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