Strongbox from 5th Street Gym

Created by
Union Mutual Life Insurance Co., American, 1848 - 1986
Owned by
Dundee, Chris, American, 1907 - 1998
Subject of
Dundee's 5th St. Gym, American, 1950 - 1983
Date
1950-1983
On View
Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Museum MapsObjects in this Location
Exhibition
Making a Way Out of No Way
Medium
metal
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3 3/8 x 11 11/16 x 5 1/2 in. (8.6 x 29.7 x 14 cm)
Description
A narrow metal box with a handle on short side. The right side of the box has a small blue seal with the image of a lighthouse. Lettering surrounds the logo: [UNION MUTU / AL LIFE INSURA / NCE COMPANY / FOUNDED 1848]. The front of the box has a three dial lock positioned at: [0-0-0]. There is a sticker on the interior right side, near the handle.
Place used
Miami, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Type
strongboxes
Topic
Boxing
Business
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Suzanne Dundee Bonner
Object number
2012.123.7
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
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