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Sewing kit

Description

Grand Union sewing kit. Cardboard in shape of balloon. Book form opens to reveal steel needles on red, green and yellow foil. Image of supermarket on front and reverse.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1950-1960
Inscriptions
Printed on cardboard: ""GRAND/ UNION/ SUPERMARKETS/ SAVE CASH/ AND STAMPS"" Buttonhook?: ""JAPAN""
Location of origin
Japan
Material
aluminum (metal)
cardboard
steel (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aluminum
aluminum (metal)
Cardboard
cardboard
housewives (containers)
KIT, NEEDLEWORK
needlework (visual works)
Steel
steel (alloy)
People and organizations
Grand Union Supermarket
Accession Number
2000.485
GUSN
26569

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