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Catalog Number 2009.051.0006
Object Name Extinguisher, Fire
Description 15 inch brass fire extinguisher manufactured by Pyrene Manufacturing Company. This fire extinguisher probably contains carbon tetrachloride, a chemical that was prohibited in 1970.

This fire extinguisher has a 3 X 6 label. The color of the brass covering is very dark.
Material Metal/Brass
Dimensions L-15 Dia-3 inches
Collection McAlister (Thomas) Collection
Lexicon category 5: T&E For Science & Technology
Lexicon sub-category Regulative & Protective T&E