Milk crate

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-10289

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; trough around edge

Details

Descriptive Terms

crates
embossing
metal
piercing
wood (plant material)
Unidentified Metal
Embossed
Pierced
CRATE, SHIPPING

Inscription

Incised on front and back sides: Hood/ 8 Registered 55 In pen on one side only: Warren M. Rouse Embossed on all corners: Hood [twice]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10.75 x 13.125 x 13.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose

Accession Number

1995.364