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Milk crate

Description

Square crate made of wooden slats with pierced oblong handles near top of four sides; incised type front and back; corners and bottom reinforced with strips of galvanized metal embossed with "Hood" vertically; bottom raised and pierced with regular round holes

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Incised on front and back sides: Hood/ 4 Registered 57 In pen on one side only: Warren M./ Rouse Embossed on all corners: Hood [twice]
Material
embossing
metal
piercing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
CRATE, SHIPPING
crates
Embossed
embossing
metal
Pierced
piercing
Unidentified Metal
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10.75 x 13.125 x 13.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.366
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose
GUSN
10291

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