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Collection MHS (unaccessioned) General
Date 19 July 1915
Description Coloured tin "Camp Pocket Candlestick, A Soldier's Friend". Inside is two candles and a candlestick holder. There are no matches. Bluetac has been added to the holder to keep the candle standing straight. The tin is WW1 vintage. Has "Patented 19 7 15 [19 July 1915] No. 16856" on the back.
Year Range from 1915
Object ID 0000.800.2809
Object Name Candlestick
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Last modified on: February 10, 2016