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Object Number: 
INV.728
Date: 
1870-1880
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 7/8 x 4 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 14.9 x 10.8 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
molded: in relief: "C. PARKER / PAT / SEPT 14. 1869 & MAY 3 1870"
Description: 
Molded iron tinderbox decorated with scroll designs on wall plaque with extended square basin and lid with molded inscription.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group