Crown Fastener Corporation
Gold and silver, (gold shown)
One of the last models of
zippers produced by Crown Fastener Corporation (more
commonly referred to as Crown Zipper Company) with the
"CROWN" mark on the slider. The majority of crown
zippers were spring lock, this type is an automatic lock.
Crown zippers were manufactured at :
The Spool Cotton Company
745 fifth Avenue
New York, NY
The Spool Cotton Company was
operated by Coats and Clark.
Coats and Clark were consolidated in
1896 but remained as separate
operations until incorporated in
1953 as Coats and Clark, Inc.
believe Coats and Clarks zippers
after 1953 were marked with the
"C&C" logo or the name
"Coats & Clarks". Therefore, this
zipper had a short lifespan of the