Sewing needles

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

ca. 20th century

GUSN

GUSN-244646

Description

Packet of four sewing needles - three sharps and one sewing machine needle. Packet is made of black paper, with green printed label and twin insert. The needles do not match the label description, and are probably replacements.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sewing tools and equipment
steel (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
twill
Needle, Sewing

Inscription

"Wm CROWLEY & SONS / EXTRA FINE / POLISHED CAST STEEL / COTTON DARNERS / MADE IN ENGLAND / PATENT / TRADEMARK / 3 / 9." (printed)
"CROWLEYS / Easy Threaded / Unbreakable / NEEDLES" (printed)

Additional Identification Number

66.1
2010.17
771

Maker

William Crowley & Sons (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

1 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

2010.17.1.14

Places

United Kingdom