Sewing Needles

Object Number: 
2002.1.2436
Date: 
1870-1890
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in. diameter
Description: 
This paper coil of pins has a cardboard canister that has broekn into pieces. The slightly conical lid of white paper printed in brown reads "The Pyramid Pin Co./ Winsted, Conn./ Three Patents Granted. /Dec. 5 1871/ 300 NE Plus Ultra Brass Pins/ Equal to One Paper of the Best English Pins/ No. 5".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group