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Description
A rectangular black Negative Holder with a small leather strap at one end and metal pieces.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A rectangular black Negative Holder with a small leather strap at one end and metal pieces.
Height
1.5
Width
9.8
Length
17.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2012.63.16
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A black rectangular light metre with a metal label on the back indicating that it was created by General Electric. On the front is a silver, black, and red dial and below that is an exposure meter with a hand that moves. Attached to the bottom is a white shoelace tied into a loop.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A black rectangular light metre with a metal label on the back indicating that it was created by General Electric. On the front is a silver, black, and red dial and below that is an exposure meter with a hand that moves. Attached to the bottom is a white shoelace tied into a loop.
Height
3.3
Width
5.5
Length
9.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2012.69.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PAPER;
PLASTIC;
Description
a) Rectangular black portable radio with "General Electric Solid State AM" written across the front. There are black dials on either side and a black fabric strap attached to one side. b) The red, orange, and white lid to the box for the radio. Written across the fron is "AM Miniature - Portable Ra…
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Other Names
Portable Radio
Subject Access
communication
Category
COMMUNICATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SOUND COMMUNICATION TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) Rectangular black portable radio with "General Electric Solid State AM" written across the front. There are black dials on either side and a black fabric strap attached to one side. b) The red, orange, and white lid to the box for the radio. Written across the fron is "AM Miniature - Portable Radio". c) The white bottom to the box for the radio. d) The white earphone for the radio e) A white booklet titled "Use and Care Guide". f) A white Ownership Registration Certificate.
Narrative
GE Portable Radio. Model P2790
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PAPER;
PLASTIC;
Height
a) 2.8 b) 3.4 c) 3.4
Width
a) 6.5 b) 7.5 c) 7.2 e) 11.1 f) 8.2
Length
a) 10.3 b) 13.5 c) 13 d) 99 e) 20.9 f) 18.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
6
Accession No.
2012.81.4 a-f
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A clear glass rolling pin with two narrow handles and a wider middle. On one end is a metal cap attached tightly to the glass. Inside is a small white piece of paper with indecipherable writing on it.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
FOOD PROCESSING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A clear glass rolling pin with two narrow handles and a wider middle. On one end is a metal cap attached tightly to the glass. Inside is a small white piece of paper with indecipherable writing on it.
History Of Use
Donated by Pat Mccammon for her sister Roberta Robinson. 7600 Chilliwack River Rd. Chilliwack BC V2R 3Z6
Material
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Length
35.5
Circumference
Handles: 14.5 Middle: 22.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2012.82.4
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A floating Dairy Thermometer with a glass tube and white rope tied to a loop at one end. Inside is a white thermometer with red and black numbers. Written at the top is "TESTRITE MADE IN U.S.A." On the back are guidelines which read "A - Water Freezing (32 degrees); B - Churning (62 degrees); C - C…
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Manufacturer
Testrite
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
AGRICULTURAL TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
U.S.A.
Period or Date Notes
circa 1930s or 1940s
Description
A floating Dairy Thermometer with a glass tube and white rope tied to a loop at one end. Inside is a white thermometer with red and black numbers. Written at the top is "TESTRITE MADE IN U.S.A." On the back are guidelines which read "A - Water Freezing (32 degrees); B - Churning (62 degrees); C - Cheese (85 degrees); D - Scalding (145 degrees); E - Pasteurizing (165 degrees); F - Water Boiling (212 degrees); 45 degree cooling of milk for handling and shipping". The tip is black and red.
History Of Use
1
Length
9
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.2.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A rectangular black camera with a leather covering. On the top of the camera is a leather handle attached by two metal screws with "SIX-20 BROWNIE" printed on it and a small square of glass. On one side is a dial with "USE KODAK FILM 620" embossed on it and a small square of glass. On the front of …
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Manufacturer
Eastman Kodak Company
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1934
End Date
1942
Description
A rectangular black camera with a leather covering. On the top of the camera is a leather handle attached by two metal screws with "SIX-20 BROWNIE" printed on it and a small square of glass. On one side is a dial with "USE KODAK FILM 620" embossed on it and a small square of glass. On the front of the camera is a metal plate with a white and black design. There are three lenses and a small dial with '5 TO 10 FEET -- BEYOND 10 FEET" printed below it.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
10.1
Width
7.6
Length
12.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.41
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
The Ticka is a camera that looks like a silver watch and is no larger. The Ticka is strongly built of metal, nickel plated. It is fitted with an achromatic lens, time and instantaneous shutter. Embossed on one side is a design of an interlocking H, T and C. On the other side is "PATENTED IN MOST CO…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
The Ticka is a camera that looks like a silver watch and is no larger. The Ticka is strongly built of metal, nickel plated. It is fitted with an achromatic lens, time and instantaneous shutter. Embossed on one side is a design of an interlocking H, T and C. On the other side is "PATENTED IN MOST COUNTRIES HOUGHTONS LIMITED LONDON TICKA".
Narrative
It is loaded and unloaded in daylight, and takes 25 pictures, each the size of a postge stamp, on a spool of film costing $10
Diameter
5.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.51
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A No. 2 Brownie camera with a hard body covered in black leatherette. It is a box-shaped camera with a black handle on top and a level shutter. The back is able to open by releasing a metal clasp. Inside the flap is in red lettering is "FOLD THIS MASK OVER OUTSIDE DUPLEX PAPER AFTER IT IS THREADED …
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Manufacturer
Canadian Kodak Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Description
A No. 2 Brownie camera with a hard body covered in black leatherette. It is a box-shaped camera with a black handle on top and a level shutter. The back is able to open by releasing a metal clasp. Inside the flap is in red lettering is "FOLD THIS MASK OVER OUTSIDE DUPLEX PAPER AFTER IT IS THREADED UP No. 2 BROWNIE CAMERA MODEL U. S. PATENTS Sep. 25, 1894; April 11, 189; Jan. 21, 1902; April 14,1903. BY EASTMAN KODAK CO., ROCHESTER N.Y., U.S.A. MADE BY CANADIAN KODAK CO., LIMITED TORONTO, CANADA".
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Height
14.2
Width
8.2
Length
10.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.72
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
PLASTIC;
Description
A flash gun with a metal bulb holder, with a blue plastic covering/filter for the flash holder with "USE CLEAR M3 BULB" printed on it. It has a black plastic battery case, with a cord to plug into the camera. Printed on the back is "UNPLUG CORD IF NOT USING FLASH". On the top is a red button with "…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A flash gun with a metal bulb holder, with a blue plastic covering/filter for the flash holder with "USE CLEAR M3 BULB" printed on it. It has a black plastic battery case, with a cord to plug into the camera. Printed on the back is "UNPLUG CORD IF NOT USING FLASH". On the top is a red button with "EJECT" embossed below it.
Narrative
The flash gun is more powerful that a regular flash unit.
Material
PLASTIC;
Diameter
8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.77
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Description
An unopened yellow and black kodak film card. On the top is a red design and "Kodak". On another side is a square orance price sticker with "WOODWARDS B712307 $1.24" printed on it.
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Manufacturer
Kodak Canada Limited
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Description
An unopened yellow and black kodak film card. On the top is a red design and "Kodak". On another side is a square orance price sticker with "WOODWARDS B712307 $1.24" printed on it.
Material
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
Height
2.9
Width
2.9
Length
7.4
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.84
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
a) A spool with film still on it. The film is wrapped in a blue and yellow paper covering. There are two metal knobs on each side. b) A large wooden spool with black metal ends c) A smaller wooden spool with black metal ends.
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) A spool with film still on it. The film is wrapped in a blue and yellow paper covering. There are two metal knobs on each side. b) A large wooden spool with black metal ends c) A smaller wooden spool with black metal ends.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PAPER-CARDBOARD;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
a) 5 b) 7.3 c) 6.5
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
2013.24.85 a-c
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
Description
A black hard plastic camera. When closed the camera is rectangular with a black leather handle on its top attached with two metal loops. When opened it has a pop-up viewfinder and a black bellows that is supported by a metal tab that extends from the front flap with "KODAK" printed on it. It has a …
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Title
Kodak Anastigmat F:8.8 100mm
Manufacturer
Canadian Kodak Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1939
End Date
1949
Description
A black hard plastic camera. When closed the camera is rectangular with a black leather handle on its top attached with two metal loops. When opened it has a pop-up viewfinder and a black bellows that is supported by a metal tab that extends from the front flap with "KODAK" printed on it. It has a black and silver lense with several dials and "KODAK ANASTIGMAT F:8.8 100mm." printed on it. Below this on the inside of the front flap is a black plaque with "KODAK VIGILANT SIX 20 MADE IN CANADA BY CANADIAN KODAK CO. LIMITED TORONTO, ONT." printed on it. On the back is a moveable clasp with "OPEN ONLY WHILE WINDING" printed on it.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
GLASS;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
Height
16.5 4.5
Width
8.5 8.5
Length
13 16.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
The first measurement is for when the camera is open and the second measurment is for when the camera is closed.
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.88
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
a) The camera is made of wood with a leatherette covering. It has a completely removeable front. It has black bellows and a black leather handle on the top of the camera. There is a small, partial sticker near the handle that says "erichrome Kodak", presumably supposed to say "Verichrome Kodak" b) …
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Title
The Carbine Camera
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) The camera is made of wood with a leatherette covering. It has a completely removeable front. It has black bellows and a black leather handle on the top of the camera. There is a small, partial sticker near the handle that says "erichrome Kodak", presumably supposed to say "Verichrome Kodak" b) A wooden spool with metal ends. c) The metal cover for the front of the camera with "A32433" and "TOP" embossed on the inside. There is a large square opening in the middle of the cover. b) The metal cover for the square opening in part c) with a leather covering on the outside.
Narrative
Unknown Model. We could not open the camera, and were unable to determine which company made this camera, as there were a few companies who made a "Carbine" camera.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Number Of Parts
4
Accession No.
2013.24.94 a-d
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
A black hard plastic camera. When closed the camera is rectangular with a black leather handle on its top attached with two metal loops. Embossed on the top of the front is is "Agfa" and on the bottom is "BILLEY-RECORD". When opened it has a pop-up viewfinder and a black bellows that is supported b…
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Title
Afga Billy Record Camera
Manufacturer
Agfa
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
GERMANY
Start Date
1933
End Date
1942
Description
A black hard plastic camera. When closed the camera is rectangular with a black leather handle on its top attached with two metal loops. Embossed on the top of the front is is "Agfa" and on the bottom is "BILLEY-RECORD". When opened it has a pop-up viewfinder and a black bellows that is supported by a metal tab that extends from the front flap. It has a black and silver lense with several dials and "AGFA ANASTIGMAT JGESTAR 1:6.3 F = 10CM" printed on it.
Narrative
Billy Record Cameras were listed in catalogs by lens openings as models 8.8, 7.7, 6.3 and 4.5. The names are based on the maximum lens opening. The basic body is the same for 8.8, 7.7 and 6.3 models. All models use 120 roll film for 6x9cm frames. This camera is a 6.3. The 6.3 model was also available in 1948 and sold in the USA and UK as Speedex Record. It has Igestar 100mm f/6.3 lens in Prontor shutter.
Height
16.7 3.4
Width
7.6 7.6
Length
12.7 16.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
The first measurement is for when the camera is open and the second measurement is for when the camera is closed.
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.95
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
Description
A hard black plastic camera with art-deco silver and black chrome sides. When closed it is a rectangular box. When opened the camera sits on a small metal stand that extends from the front flap with "32376B" embossed on it. It has a black bellows and a black lense with "KODAK DOUBLET" printed on it…
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Title
Kodak Six-16 Camera
Manufacturer
Canadian Kodak Co.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date
1932
End Date
1936
Description
A hard black plastic camera with art-deco silver and black chrome sides. When closed it is a rectangular box. When opened the camera sits on a small metal stand that extends from the front flap with "32376B" embossed on it. It has a black bellows and a black lense with "KODAK DOUBLET" printed on it. On a small black plate below this is "SIX-16 KODAK MADE IN CANADA BY CANADIAN KODAK CO. LIMITED TORONTO, ONT." On the top of the camera is a black leather handle attached by two metal loops. On one side is a metal dial with "USE KODAK FILM 616" printed on it.
Material
ANIMAL - LEATHER
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
Height
17.6 4.2
Width
8.2 8.2
Length
15 18
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
First measurement is for when the camera is open and the second measurement is for when it is closed.
Accession No.
2013.24.96
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Small black plastic camera, it is very light. It has the letters C A C on the top. It has a very small viewfinder. The tele-instamatic features two lenses, a tiny switch on the top of the camera turns it from a normal 25 mm lens to a 43 mm lens. Printed on the front is "KODAK TELE-INSTAMATIC 608 CA…
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1975
End Date
1979
Description
Small black plastic camera, it is very light. It has the letters C A C on the top. It has a very small viewfinder. The tele-instamatic features two lenses, a tiny switch on the top of the camera turns it from a normal 25 mm lens to a 43 mm lens. Printed on the front is "KODAK TELE-INSTAMATIC 608 CAMERA MADE IN CANADA".
Height
5.6
Width
2.7
Length
12
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.97
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
Description
A camera made of grey and tan-coloured plastic. There is a black fabric strap attached to either side. On the back is a small viewfinder and a chart. On the front is the flash and the lens with "BROWNIE STARMITE II CAMERA KODAK" printed no it. There is a small lever to switch the camera from flash …
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Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR COMMUNICATION
Sub-Category
PHOTOGRAPHIC TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Start Date
1962
End Date
1967
Description
A camera made of grey and tan-coloured plastic. There is a black fabric strap attached to either side. On the back is a small viewfinder and a chart. On the front is the flash and the lens with "BROWNIE STARMITE II CAMERA KODAK" printed no it. There is a small lever to switch the camera from flash mode to daylight mode.
Material
FABRIC-UNKNOWN;
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
PLASTIC;
Height
10
Width
4.8
Length
8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
1
Accession No.
2013.24.100 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

Gresshoppa Junior Wire Ski Bindings

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Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
No. 9 Junior wire ski bindings. Made in Norway. Box is made of white cardboard, with a skiing grasshopper on the front, and red and green writing. The word KORT is stamped in black on each end of the box lid. A: bindings B: box C: bag of screws - inside of box
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Manufacturer
Grasshoppa
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
RECREATIONAL DEVICE
Place Of Manufacture
Norway
Description
No. 9 Junior wire ski bindings. Made in Norway. Box is made of white cardboard, with a skiing grasshopper on the front, and red and green writing. The word KORT is stamped in black on each end of the box lid. A: bindings B: box C: bag of screws - inside of box
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Number Of Parts
3
Accession No.
2014.6.4 a-c
Model Name or No.
NR 9 Junior
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
French ski bindings from the late 1950s. The box is made of orange cardboard.
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Manufacturer
Ramy Securus
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
RECREATIONAL DEVICE
Place Of Manufacture
France
Description
French ski bindings from the late 1950s. The box is made of orange cardboard.
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Accession No.
2014.6.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
Canadian ski bindings in a light-blue and white cardboard box. A: the various metal binding parts (some still in original plastic bags - accesion tag is inside of the plastic bag containing all of the parts) B: the box C: flat metal parts in unopened original brown paper package D: two leather str…
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Manufacturer
Allcock Laight & Westwood Co.
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Place Of Manufacture
Canada: Toronto, Ontario
Description
Canadian ski bindings in a light-blue and white cardboard box. A: the various metal binding parts (some still in original plastic bags - accesion tag is inside of the plastic bag containing all of the parts) B: the box C: flat metal parts in unopened original brown paper package D: two leather straps in original bag (accession tag in the bag) E: two small unknown plastic pieces with screws, in original bag
Material
CARDBOARD; UNKNOWN
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Number Of Parts
5
Accession No.
2014.6.6 a-e
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images

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