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Object ID 003730

Object Name Cross Sterilized Tacks box

Object Desc Red, white, and navy blue striped container with a Cross logo-Cross written on a red oval with a nail through it.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003340

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Hardware


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 8

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Cross brand,W. W. Cross,tacks,nails,shoes,

Title Cross Sterilized Tacks box

Description Red, white, and navy blue striped cardboard box. 1/8 lb. weight. Why invite infection is on one side. Maker and location is on the bottom of the container.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 1.5

Width 1

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker WW Cross

Maker Details Located in Jaffery, NH. Closed in 1993. Began in 1932 as a store that sold and produced shoe tacks.

Maker Mark Logo with a nail through it


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Image Caption CMY3340



Date OCT 10,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes The bottom is completely pushed in. 15 is written on the lid. Edges and corners are worn and frayed. The coloring has faded as well.


Date OCT 15,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 8 from Room 9, Shelf 10 - automatic entry by admin