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Needle case

Description

Folding cardboard case in the shape of a milk bottle, printed in orange (cap and label with slogan); inside right, rectangular gold cigarette paper, with textured spider web design with 2 needles and 2 pins with round heads (one pearl) piercing two ridges; on left, vertical folding black paper case with 5 needles in inside pocket; label on outside printed in red, green and gold with flowers and robed woman holding oval shield and septre fork in oval; red border

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1991
Inscriptions
Printed on 1) front and back 2) inside label: 1) Hood's/ It's fresh! It's good!/ It's Hood's 2) Dix and Rands/ High Grade/ Sharps/ 3/9/ Best Quality/ Made in Germany [on sides]
Material
cardboard
metal
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
CASE, NEEDLE
metal
needle cases
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
5.75 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.557.1
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood
GUSN
10375

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