Sewing Needles

Object Number: 
2002.1.684
Date: 
1863-1900
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
2 1/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
This tiny gray envelope contains sewing needles. It is printed in silver on a maroon label "John English & Co./ Feckenham, England/ Imperial/ Oval Eyed/ John H. Pratt/ Geo. P. Farmer/ No. 1/ Sharps/ Secured in Wrapper Under/ Geo. P. Farmer's/ Patents June 17, July 1, 1862/ Great Britain 1863".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group