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Food Mold (France)

This is a Food mold. It is dated possibly 19th century and we acquired it in 1908. Its medium is copper, tin. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9.5 x 45 x 30 cm (3 3/4 x 17 11/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Food Mold (France); Previously owned by Jean Léon Decloux (French, 1840–1929); copper, tin; H x W x D: 9.5 x 45 x 30 cm (3 3/4 x 17 11/16 x 11 13/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1908-26-106

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