Extinguisher, Fire

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19th Century
A Harden Star Hand Grenade, fire extinguisher. Blue glass bottle with clear fluid inside. Crystallisation at the neck of the bottle. The cardboard tag attached to the neck of the bottle reads "Hardens' fluid leaks out and forms a foam'.
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19th Century
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Harden Star Hand Grenades were manufactured in the 19th century and were used to extinguish fires, by throwing the bottle 'grenade style' at the base of a fire.
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