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

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

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