Buttonhole Scissors

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-9932

Description

Buttonhole scissors, Wm. W. Mead & Co., Boston, Massachusetts

Details

Descriptive Terms

scissors
metal
Unidentified Metal
Scissors

Inscription

Engraved in scissors: ""Wm. W. Mead & Co.-Boston"" Engraved on other side: ""Patented May 23, 1854""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1995.76