Vintage Wooden Explosive Crate For Mining Liberty Powder Co. Americana Advertising

Vintage Wooden Explosive Crate For Mining Liberty Powder Co. Americana Advertising

Regular price $86.50


Description:  You will notice wonderful character in this rustic wooden crate once held highly explosive dynamite powder for blasting in the mining industry, by Liberty Powder Co., Pennsylvania.  In its original, empty condition, it boasts wonderful character with finger joint corners, rough edges and just the right amount of dark patina.  Perfect as a rustic porch accent.

Note:  Refer to Condition for additional information

Circa:  Possibly 1940's - 1950's

Length:  17 ¾”
Width:  13”
Height:  8 1/4” (at tallest area)

Product Weight:  4 pounds 3 ounces

Original or Reproduction:  Original

Markings:  High Explosives Dangerous L.G.C. – 14 (on two long sides), 50 lbs 4 ½ x 16 LIBERTY 60% Special Gelatin (on one short end)

Primary Material:  Wood

Primary Color:  Dark Brown.

Origin:  Pennsylvania, United States.  Most likely Pittsburgh, PA

Condition:   Previously owned - used.  Consistent with age and use.  Crate is Empty.  Fairly strong condition with scrapes, dark patina, rough edges, wood chips and some splits (as shown).

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