H. Gerstner & Sons Quartersawn Oak Machinist's Chest, 20th Century
|Brand||H. Gerstner & Sons|
|Marks||The bottom drawer front has a label plaque marked “BUILT BY / H. Gerstner & Sons / DAYTON, OHIO, U.S.A.”, There are additional manufacturer’s marks on the lock as well as to the chest’s interior baseboard.|
|Period||Vintage, 20th Century|
- overall with various scratches, marks, nicks, and abrasions consistent with age and use; scattered finish wear, residue, and stains; metal components with variable oxidation/rust; hinged front panel is fitted with a later metal sheet on verso; slight musty odor.