Decorative metal corners were common on American caskets build in the 1920s through the 1950s. Consolidation, off-shore production, and cost-cutting measures from the 1960s to present day have resulted in the loss of many of these decorative metal corners.
We ventured to northwest neighborhoods of Old Chicago just off West Fullerton Avenue--an historical area home to dozens of legacy machine shops, as well as furniture and clothing manufacturers. We found the original location where these parts were stamped from American steel on equipment that has been operating since the 1920s.
This casket corner is the real deal. An American original. True vintage.
Specifications Part No: G182 Height: 8-1/8 in. Width: 3-1/4 in. Material: Steel Finish: None (raw steel)
Orders placed before 11:00AM ship the same day. Allow 1-4 business days for delivery in the continental United States.
For rush orders and/or shipping outside of the USA, see shipping options at Order Checkout.