Nails from Curtis-Robinson House (in wooden box)
Wood, iron, other metals, paint
box: 10 5/8 x 18 x 6 5/8 in. ( 27 x 45.7 x 16.8 cm )
handwritten in pencil: on paper found inside box: "Middle Section / Nails from Curtis-Robinson / House / Southington, Conn." typewritten: on card nailed to front of box: "HAND FORGED NAILS / REMOVED WHILE DISMANTLING THE / 18TH-C CURTIS-ROBINSON HOUSE /
Black-painted wooden box with hinged lid and three interior compartments containing hand-forged iron nails said to be from the Curtis-Robinson House at Southington, CT, and other miscellaneous pieces of hardware.
Gift of Mrs. Katharine Prentis Murphy and Mr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.