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1982

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Matchsafe (probably England)

This is a Matchsafe. We acquired it in 1982. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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

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Matchsafe (probably England); porcelain; 1982-23-289

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