Sewing Needles

Object Number: 
2002.1.590
Date: 
1890-1930
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
4 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
This card has a printed cartoon of two women in sewing on one side with the caption "My eye sight is ruined threading those old style round eyed needles" and "Best Elliptic Large Eyed Needles Made of Silver Spring Steel. On the other side is mounted an envelope containing gauge 8 needles and a blue cloth pad for mounting large neeldes with various eyes and points.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group