Hardware Shipping Crate

Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained hardware manufactured by the P.F. Corbin Company of New Britain, Connecticut around the early 20th century. The Corbin Company was well known for their productions of locks and keys, and created other small metal objects like screws, bolts, and nuts.
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
P. & F. Corbin
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 9 in x 22 in; 22.86 cm x 55.88 cm
Place Made
United States: Connecticut, New Britain
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Crate Labels
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger

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