Object ID 003728
Object Name Household nail box
Object Desc Yellow cardboard box with black trim on the lid, black lettering, and a picture of a boy hammering in a nail.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003338
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 8
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End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords nails,C. F. Baker & Co.,hardware,
Title Household nail box
Description Yellow cardboard box. The lid has black trim that is a triangle. Lid also has a picture of a boy hammering in a nail. Used as a household nail box for assortied nails for every purpose. Net weight is 5 oz. 10 cents. Has maker on the bottom.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Height, length, and width are measured when the box is laying down and the lid can be opened from the top.
Place of Origin
Maker C.F. Baker and Co.
Maker Details Located in Framingham, Mass.
Maker Mark boy hammering in a nail
Date OCT 9,2015
Assessor Rachel Niswander
Notes The corners are splitting and are worn. The edges are slighly frayed. The yellow coloring is fading and disclored slightly.
Date OCT 15,2015
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 8 from Room 9, Shelf 10 - automatic entry by admin