This small cardboard box once contained safety pins. The top label is pale green with gold trim and reads "Kirby, Beard & Co. Ltd./ London & Birmingham/ England/ Art 81 12 Pins/ Superfine/ Steel Shield/ Safety Pins/ Size No. 1/ With Protected Coil". See also 2002.1.584, 586, 587 for Kirby pins.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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