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Pin Card

Description

Purple paper back(?). Multicolor picture of boy, girl and tree applied to front. Label applied to back. Black metal pens with black beads stuck all around body. Item housed under flap of 1969.66121 (1969.6612.1?)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
Printed label on back: gold ? on purple ground. Gold frame around slogan, ""Article 13/Pin Card/60 Pins Germany."" Emblem between words Pin and Card of upside down triangle with ""C"" through top.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
metal
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
CASE, PIN
cases (containers)
Domesticity
home (concept)
metal
paper (fiber product)
pins (jewelry)
Sewing
sewing (process)
Unidentified Metal
Unidentified Paper
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.6617.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12962
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