Mid-century Hand Painted Metal Blue Toolbox c. 1950
This is an original blue metal toolbox with hand painted "Streamline Construction" and initials "F.W.G." on the front and a solid steel handle. This piece has retained its original finish and has minor structural damage.
- CREATOR Unknown.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1950
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Metal, Steel, Paint.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 10 in. W 23.5 in. D 4 in.
This toolbox came out of a hardware store in the Mission District of San Francisco. The hardware store had a machine shop in the back which was open from 1920-2018.