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ID number:  WB-HC0253
Institution:  Winterbourne House and Garden
Named collection:  Winterbourne GKN Collection
Artist / Maker:  Guest Keen & Nettlefolds Ltd.
Title / Object name:  GKN wooden box of aerotight stiff nuts
Object type:  Box
Place made:  West Midlands: Birmingham
Date made:  1945
Materials:  Wood; Brass; Paper; Steel
Measurements:  overall: 4 cm x 6.5 cm x 9.5 cm (H x W x D x Dia x Wt)

Wooden GKN box with brass clasp and hinges, containing 100 assorted cadmium-plated aerotight stiff nuts. Carries Castle trademark. These nuts were introduced in 1945. Box contains nuts padded with card and tissue paper.

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