Sewing Pins

Object Number: 
2002.1.583
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
2 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group