Needle holder

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

GUSN

GUSN-222555

Description

The object is a needle holder plus twenty-four needles. The holder is a tube with a lable wrapped round it. At the top, the twenty-four needles are white headed, and stick into the tube.

Details

Descriptive Terms

needle cases
paper (fiber product)
metal
Holder, Needle

Inscription

"Crowley's / SPRING STEEL / NEEDLE SHANKS / BERRY PINS / MADE IN ENGLAND" (Found on the sticker label that is around the tube holding the needles in place.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 12/16 (H), 9/16 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2644