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1903

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1904

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1982

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Harem Scene Matchsafe

This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by John William Barrett. We acquired it in 1982. Its medium is gold, enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener.

Cite this object as

Harem Scene Matchsafe; Manufactured by John William Barrett ; England; gold, enamel; 1982-23-854

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