Pin Card

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-12962

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

Descriptive Terms

cases (containers)
pins (jewelry)
metal
paper (fiber product)
home (concept)
sewing (process)
Women's Clothing
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Metal
Domesticity
Sewing
CASE, PIN

Inscription

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.),

Related Items

Title PURSE Accession Number 1969.6617.1
Title SCARF Accession Number 1969.6617.2
Title Scarf Pin? Accession Number 1969.6617.4

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6617.3