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Needle case

Description

Serpentine-shaped blue carboard case printed on front with red and white cow logo and needle and thread bordering white rectangle with title in red; back and insides white type; inside, multicoloured cigarette papers with textured web designs on white borders, pierced with needle sets; bottom has embossed metal needle threader with bust; shaped black paper insert

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1951-1971
Inscriptions
Printed on 1) front 2) back 3) inside: 1) Hood [logo] Family/ Needle/ Pack 2) Compliments of .../ H.P. Hood & Sons/ Ice cream Division/ Japan 3) Rust Proof/ Hand Sewing Needles [right and left]/ Darners/ Sewing Needles [right and left]/ Threader
Material
cardboard
embossing
metal
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
CASE, NEEDLE
Embossed
embossing
metal
needle cases
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
3.75 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.535
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood
GUSN
10378

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