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Created by:
Thomas Elkins, American  Search this
Medium:
metal , ceramic , paint , wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 x 3 15/16 x 9 3/4 in. (10.2 x 10 x 24.8 cm)
Type:
models (representations)
Date:
1879
Description:
A patent model of Thomas Elkins' refrigerator design. The model is metal with ceramic interior. The exterior is tarnished and has a design on the top. On one end there is a spout that looks like a funnel. There is a wood base with eighteen holes in the bottom of the model.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Technology  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.113.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Culinary
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5244cea00-6a12-4850-b907-84ee99c5c52b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.113.2