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Hinges Shipping Crate

Hinges Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This shipping crate side contained Stanley steel butt hinges manufactured by Stanley Works of New Britain, Connecticut during the early 20th century. The crate side bears the Stanley Works trademarks of the initials S.W. inside a heart. Stanley was founded in 1843, and merged with Black & Decker in 2010 to form the corporation Stanley, Black & Decker.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
crate label
referenced business
Stanley Works
Place Made
United States: Connecticut, New Britain
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
Measurements
crate label: 5 3/4 in x 15 1/4 in; 14.605 cm x 38.735 cm
ID Number
1979.0441.357
catalog number
1979.0441.357
accession number
1979.0441
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Agriculture
Food
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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