Clapper

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Object Name: 
Clapper
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
65.7.3
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1900-1920
Primary Description: 
Brown wood, probably apple or pear wood, leather; hand made. Two wooden leaves, fastened together with two leather hinges, each having four small nails. One leaf is a long narrow rectangle with a handle having a hook for hanging, the other leaf has no handle and has cut-outs for flat circular objects. Inner surface of both is slightly charred.
Provenance: 
Dorflinger Glass Works, Source
1965
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