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Object Name:
Flash, Handheld
Object ID:
2018.317.002
Date:
Unknown
Description:
Flash magnifier, black and gray, possibly made from bakelite and metal. Embossed at the top it has "5 X" and engraved in the middle of the handle it has two curved lines and "8104 No 1266". On the front near the bottom end is a small engraving of a lighthouse with the words "LIGHT HOUSE". At the far end underneath is a bigger and clearer engraving of a lighthouse with the words "Light House".

On the box it has in red and black print, "LIGHT HOUSE FLASH MAGNIFIER TRADE MARK 5 X LIGHT HOUSE ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
Title:
Flash Magnifier
Dimensions:
W—5.3 L—17.5 inches
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