Floor Closure

The second floor of the Museum will be closed Saturday, December 16.

Sewing Supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.611
Date: 
1886-1920
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
2 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
This small cardboard box is light blue and has a label on the top that reads in black "Heaton's Button Fastener/ Sole Manf'rs/ Heaton-Peninsular Button Fastener Co./ Providence, R.I./ Patented June 22, 1886./ 1 Gross". Inside are many tiny black metal clips.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group