Gas Mask Case

1900.83.0015B

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    Basic Information

    Artifact Identification Gas Mask Case   (1900.83.0015B)
    Classification/
    Nomenclature
    1. Science & Technology T&E
    2. :
    3. Regulative & Protective T&E
    4. :
    5. Protective Devices
    Artist/Maker None
    Geographic Location
    Period/Date World War I, 1914–1946
    Culture European

    Physical Analysis

    Dimension 1 (Length) 20.7 cm
    Dimension 2 (Width) 12.0 cm
    Dimension 3 (Depth) 6.7 cm
    Weight 322 g
    Measuring Remarks None
    Materials Metal--Aluminum, Pigment--Paint, Plant
    Manufacturing Processes Cast, Manufacturing, Painting, Riveting
    Munsell Color Information Yellowish Gray (5Y 7/1) -body Medium Gray (10G 6/.5) -paint Dark Yellowish Brown (10YR 3/4) -cord handle

    Research Remarks

    Published Description N/A
    Description N/A
    Comparanda

    One of two gas mask containers.

    Bibliography N/A

    Artifact History

    Archaeological Data N/A
    Credit Line/Dedication Gift of American Ambulance Field Service, University of Illinois Section
    Reproduction no
    Reproduction Information N/A

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