Sewing Pins

Object Number: 
2002.1.582
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Metal, paper, glass
Dimensions: 
1 1/4 in. cube
Description: 
This tiny gold foil covered cardboard cube acts as a pin holder and has a label on the top that reads "Beste Strahlnadeln/ Patentirt/ H.F. Neuss/ Aix-La-Chapelle./ Norzuglichste Qualitat". On the bottom is a picture of a little girl with a red brimmed bonnet, and on one side many pins with multi-colored glass bead heads.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group