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
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 8
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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.
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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
Date OCT 10,2015
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