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These 25 metal fittings came from the shop of Henry Fitz (1808-1863), America’s first successful commercial telescope maker.
National Museum of American History
Location: Currently not on view
ID Number: PH.315158.201
accession number: 215541
catalog number: 315158.201
Measurements: overall: largest fitting: 3 in x 6 in x 5 in; 7.62 cm x 15.24 cm x 12.7 cm
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Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Willard H. Howell
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