Sewing Needles and Pins

Object Number: 
2002.1.597
Date: 
1895-1910
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
6 3/4 x 5 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This card has printed on one side a colored drawing of a lake with trees and floral decorations and the words "The Eclipse Handy Package/ Patented, August 13th 1895". On the other side at each corner is mounted 4 small dark blue envelopes with gold printing that reads "Brabant's Best Needles", each containing different gauge needles including 5/10, 6, 7, 8 and in the center a pink paper for mounting pins.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group