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Card of shawl pins

Object Number: 
INV.11909a-g
Date: 
ca. 1918
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
overall (card folded): 4 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 11.4 x 8.6 x 0.6 cm ) overall (card unfolded): 8 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 1/4
Marks: 
handwritten: top right corner of card: "June 25, 1918." printed: top of card, below the above inscription: "American & Howe Pin Cos' / BEST / Shawl Pings / 443 BROADWAY, N.Y." handwritten: below the above inscription: "g2 / 5"
Description: 
Green paper card holder a set of six straight, undecorated shawl pins.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Albert A. Merritt, 1918
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group