Sewing Supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.618
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Wood, thread
Dimensions: 
2 1/8 x 1 1/2 in. diameter
Description: 
This wooden spool of white thread has red labels on the top and bottom. The top reads in white "Barbour's Flax Machine Thread" with a central image of a hand. The bottom label reads "3 Cord/ No. 50 Barbour/ 200 Yards."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group