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Box of needles

Description

Wooden box with friction cap, containing 10 sewing machine needles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
20th century
Inscriptions
"4 NEEDLES 25¢ / TRADE / MARK / REG. / "Boye BRAND / BUY A NEW SHUTTLE / IF A MACHINE SKIPS / STITCHES OR BREAKS / THREAD / THE BOYE NEEDLE CO. / CHICAGO / NEW YORK - SAN FRANCISCO"
(stamped)
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
needles (piercing tools)
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
2010.17.1.25AB
GUSN
244657

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