Sewing Needles

Object Number: 
2002.1.691
Date: 
1890-1910
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
6 3/4 x 5 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
This needle package still in its original waxed paper wrapper is one of three mounted together on a board for display. The front is has a drawing of a man helping a woman wind yard into a ball below a mirror cut out so that the needles inside show. The back has kittens playing in a sewing basket and reads "The Compliments/ Needle Assortment". Inside there is needles in various sizes attached to gold, red and green foils. See also 2002.1.688
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group