Sewing Supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.677
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
3 1/8 x 2 1/2 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
This cardboard box is yellow with brown. The lid has an oval frame with a drawing of a cat's face and the words "Corticelli/ Brainerd & Armstrong/ Midget /Darning Silk/ Stays Soft/ AfterWashing/ The Corticelli Silk Co./ Florence/ Mass." The sides have the cat's face and the words "Corticelli Midget Darning Silk."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group