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In early 2017, our fourth floor will be transformed into a new destination for historical education and innovation. During the current renovation, objects from our permanent collection are on view throughout the Museum.
Fire engine condenser case of the Clinton Fire Company No. 41
Wood, oil paint, gilding
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Graphite and black ink on linen coated with starched based material
Overall: 15 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (39.4 x 59.7 cm)
Full-scale design drawings, known as cartoons, delineated the placement of each piece of glass and were an important step in the process of making a Tiffany shade. This drawing represents Tiffany Studios' 18" Poppy shade, which was introduced between 1906 and 1910.
Fred and Nancylee Dikeman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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