Antique Atlas Honest Count Carpet Tacks General Store Display Box

Antique Atlas Honest Count Carpet Tacks General Store Display Box

Regular price $95.00


Product Description:  This  rustic display box was once used to display smaller tack boxes on the counter of early general stores.  From Atlas Tack Corp.  this display box is made of wood with amazing art graphics underneath the lid and additional advertising on 4 sides with box jointed corners. The dark, rustic surface appears to either have resulted from outdoor weather elements.  On the interior there are 5 compartments ideal for storing hardware or other small items. Two wire type hinges secure the lid to open and close freely.  A terrific collectible if you enjoy advertising with a rustic appearance.

Circa: 1901 - first part 1900's

Product Dimensions:  14 1/2"L x 9 1/2 W x 2 1/2" H

Product Weight:  2 pounds 4 ounces

Material:  Wood

Maker:  Atlas Tack Corp., Fairhaven, Mass.

Markings:  Underneath Lid:  Needle Pointed Steel Carpet Tacks, Reg. In U.S. Pat. Off. 250 Each, Bottom front:  From Atlas Tack Corp. Fairhaven, MA, Bottom right:  No. 6, 8, 10 Honest Count Tacks, Bottom left:  No. 6, 8, 10 Honest Count Tacks

Color: Exterior:  black, brown, Interior:  wood tones, graphics: red and black

Condition:  Previously owned - used.  Heavy patina from outdoor elements or other black surface application.  Scratches, normal surface wear.  Lid opens and closes.  Advertising on all four sides are mostly covered with black cover although can be read through.  Top lid is black, dark brown all over.  Interior:  normal surface wear, patina and surface scratches.

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