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  1. Nineteenth Century household fire exstinguisher. Hayward's glass "hand grenades" contained the chemical carbon tetrachloride.



  2. Quill pen used during the Nineteenth Century.



  3. Gold toothpick crafted in the Nineteenth Century.



  4. Human hair earrings. Hair jewelry became popular in the latter half of the Nineteenth Century, particularly after it found the approval of Queen Victoria.



  5. Crocheted mitts (not covering the fingertips) worn by many Nineteenth Century women.



  6. Nineteenth Century silver marrow spoon



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