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Timer (France)

This is a timer. It was manufactured by Apron. It is dated 1986 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is enameled metal, plastic. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mel Byars. It is credited Gift of Mel Byars.

Its dimensions are

4.3 x 29.6 x 6 cm (1 11/16 x 11 5/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Timer (France); Manufactured by Apron (United States); enameled metal, plastic; 4.3 x 29.6 x 6 cm (1 11/16 x 11 5/8 x 2 3/8 in.); Gift of Mel Byars; 1991-59-16-a,b

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