Kennedy Kit Metal Toolbox c.1950s
This is an original Kennedy Kit toolbox. A metal toolbox with three latches and a distressed leather handle. The main thumb latch works properly but there is no key. This piece has retained its original army green finish and has the proper wear consistent with age and use.
- CREATOR Kennedy Manufacturing Company
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1950
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Metal, Leather.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 7.25 in. x D 7.25 in. W 16 in.
Kennedy Manufacturing was founded in 1911 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Production was moved to Van Wert, Ohio in 1914. Today you will still find Kennedy located in Van Wert, OH producing and marketing to the industry an array of classic and innovative tool storage equipment worldwide.