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MityLite Submersible Flashlight, ca. 1990

This is a Flashlight. It is dated ca. 1990 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is plastic, xenon bulb. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Max Pine. It is credited Gift of Barbara and Max Pine.

Its dimensions are

Overall: L: 16 x W: 4 x D: 2 cm (6 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Molded in red plastic body, painted silver: "MityLite (tm) Submersible"

Cite this object as

MityLite Submersible Flashlight, ca. 1990; USA; plastic, xenon bulb; Overall: L: 16 x W: 4 x D: 2 cm (6 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in.); Gift of Barbara and Max Pine; 1993-133-18

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition IDEO Selects: Works from the Permanent Collection.

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