Keep track of your tiniest items with these pure brass boxes, inspired by Civil War era accessories. In the mid-19th century, frontiersmen and soldiers carried tiny brass boxes to store gun percussion caps, tobacco and other small items. The small size and secure friction fit lid of these brass boxes make them suitable for storing anything from seeds for your garden to nails in the workshop.
Over time, the pure brass will develop a patina unique to you. Many prefer the individual finish that occurs over time and with use. However, if you wish to prolong the sheen of the brass, clean the case after each use, as natural oils from your hands will hasten the development of patina. To fully restore the original brass finish, a brass or copper polish may be used.
Founded by Tedd D. Cash, this American rifle and musket parts metalworking company has been in operation since 1968. They aim to create musket and rifle parts that are high in quality and true to antique gun history. In 1981, employee Scott Pobjoy began working and training under Tedd as a high school student, until he eventually taking over the company in 2005. Scott now makes all the products and runs the company along with his wife, daughter and son in Wisconsin.
Solid brass boxes for storage of small items such as screws, paperclips or seeds for the garden. Friction fit lid pulls off and pushes on securely. Inspired by Civil War Era accessories. Made in the U.S.A. Available in Small or Extra Small.
0.6 inch high x 1.8 inches wide
(1 ½ cm x 4 ½ cm)
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