Thimble/ laundry

Object Number: 
2002.1.3022
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 laundry, cleaners or washing service. Embossed "Star Cleaners, HUMbolt 9321" with a diamond on a partially worn off red painted background. One of eleven thimbles from laundry or cleaners, 2002.1.3020 through 2002.1.3031. 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