Thimble/ food

Object Number: 
2002.1.3016
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
7/8 x 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
An aluminum sewing thimble with a rolled edge that advertises a food product or supplier. Embossed "Northfield Evaporated Milk" with a star. One of twelve thimbles from food products or manufacturers, 2002.1.3008 through 2002.1.3019. See also file 2002.1.2978 for the 72 thimble display case and files for all individual thimbles- 2002.1.2979 through 2002.1.3058.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group