Needle case

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-10377

Description

Folding cardboard case in the shape of a milk bottle, printed in orange (cap and Hood's label and slogan); inside left, rectangular textured gold cigarette paper with 2 needles piercing 2 ridges; on right, vertical folding black paper case with 7 needles in inside pocket; label on outside printed in red, green and gold with flowers and robed woman holding an oval shield and septre fork in oval; red border

Details

Descriptive Terms

needle cases
cardboard
metal
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
steel (alloy)
Unidentified Metal
Cardboard
Unidentified Paper
Steel
Transfer Printed
CASE, NEEDLE

Inscription

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]

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5.75 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth McAfoose and Emily C. Hood

Accession Number

1995.558