Wire Tag

  • Object: Sword

    Object: Sword

    Oct 04, 2018

    This object is a US Model 1860 Light Cavalry Saber. This model of saber was used during the American Civil War and the Indian Wars by dragoons, mounted riflemen, and cavalry regiments in the Army. Dragoons and cavalry are both [...]

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  • Object: Contact printer

    Object: Contact printer

    Oct 02, 2018

    I-0397b Contact Printer Ansco Company American Binghamton,NY 1920-1960 Materials: Wood/Glass/Wire This object is a contact printer made by Ansco Company in Binghamton, New York. Before photography became primarily digital, it was designed to create a photographic image from a film [...]

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  • Object: Telephone

    Object: Telephone

    Oct 01, 2018

    I-0626b Telephone Bell Telephone System United States 1959 Materials: Metal/Plastic/Wire The way people communicate with each other, as well as the devices used to communicate have changed over the years.  This object is a telephone created by the Bell Telephone System in [...]

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  • Object: Dulcimer

    Object: Dulcimer

    Sep 27, 2018

    I-0417a Cimbalom (Hungarian Dulcimer) Hungarian Hungary Date unknown Materials: Wood, metal, wire Music has always been important and a great influence to all of the cultures around the world. Many of these cultures have influenced the people and culture of [...]

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  • Object: Doll

    Object: Doll

    Sep 27, 2018

    I-0277zz Doll Palestinian Jericho, Jordan ca. 1960s Materials: Cloth, wire, cardboard This object is one of several dolls in the permanent collection at the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures that were produced in the 1960s as part of a YWCA [...]

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