Box of needles

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

20th century

GUSN

GUSN-244657

Description

Wooden box with friction cap, containing 10 sewing machine needles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
needles (piercing tools)
wood (plant material)
steel (alloy)
Box

Inscription

"4 NEEDLES 25¢ / TRADE / MARK / REG. / "Boye BRAND / BUY A NEW SHUTTLE / IF A MACHINE SKIPS / STITCHES OR BREAKS / THREAD / THE BOYE NEEDLE CO. / CHICAGO / NEW YORK - SAN FRANCISCO"
(stamped)

Additional Identification Number

66.1
2010.17
771

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Accession Number

2010.17.1.25AB

Places

United States