Sewing Needles and Pins

Object Number: 
2002.1.599
Date: 
1895-1910
Medium: 
Paper, metal, cloth
Dimensions: 
6 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This card has printed on one side a colored drawing of a jester or acrobat in costume with red hair and a hoop and stick toy in his hands surrounded by floral designs and a cricket above the words "Superior Manufacture". On the other side is mounted a diamond-shaped black pad of cloth with different large pins and needles mounted on it including several with large black glass heads and blue shafts.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group