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Bodkin

1969.2050 (RS8267)

Description

Plain sterling silver bodkin.

Details

Maker
Simons Brothers
Inscriptions
Hallmark of a curved "S" within a shield "STERLING" (Stamped)
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Adornment
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Descriptive terms
BODKIN
bodkins (tools)
silver (metal)
Dimensions
3 3/8 in x 3/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2050
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
100681
Reference Notes
For more information on the Codman estate see the entire issue of "Old Time New England" 71, no. 258 (1981).

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