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Cape Cod lighter

2006.44.2214A-C (RS83174)

Description

Brass cylindrical fireplace lighter with flat scroll handle and hinged cover holding a twisted wrought iron wand with stone and standing on a brass flat circular tray.

Details

Maker
Cape Cod Shop (Maker)
Inscriptions
TRADE / CAPE COD / SHOP / MARK (Mark within a fish)
TRADE / CAPE COD / SHOP / MARK (Mark within a fish)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Cape Cod (Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [cape]
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
brass (alloy)
Lighter
lighters (fire-making equipment)
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 4 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2214A-C
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172495

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