Sewing Needles and Pins

Object Number: 
2002.1.604
Date: 
1895-1910
Medium: 
Paper, metal, cloth, glass
Dimensions: 
2 5/8 x 2 x 2 3/4 in.
Description: 
This needle case has colored prints of children playing, birds and flowers decorating it inside and out. The mirrored front doors and top open. The front holds a folding sheet of different size gold needle envelopes marked "John James & Sons/ Redditch/ Egg Ey'd/ Sharps". Inside is marked "The Wardrobe/ Needle Case".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group