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Object Name:
Toolbox
Object ID:
2017.284.001
Date:
circa1900s
Description:
Tap and Die Set in a brown wooden case. There are eight metal tools inside which are used to create screw threads which is called threading. On the inside of the lid there is a gold coloured metal plaque that has "HENRY BOKER TRADE MARK", between the words trade and mark is an arrow and cross pattern with "REMSCHEID—GERMANY". There is a pencil mark near the plaque which has "BR/5". On the right handside of the case near the hinge it has the number "59"carved on the surface. Below the plaque is an orange and black sticker which has;

"GERMAN MANUFACTURE
SCREW STOCKS & DIES WHITWORTH'S THREAD
1 Set 1 3 1 5 3 1 In. No 843"
16 32 8 32 16 4
Title:
Tap and Die Set
Dimensions:
W—22.5 L—9 cm
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