1919 Hardwood Boye Crochet Needle Advertising Display Case - Finely Crafted Vintage Hardwood with Dovetail Construction - General Store / Dry Goods Store Advertising - 40+ Needles Included
Founded in 1906, the Boye Needle Company was the first American manufacturer of crochet hooks and knitting needles,and is still in business. Precision knitting needles, crochet hooks, supplies and accessories have always been the core of its business. Boye sizing has been defined as the U.S. Standard for knitting needles and crochet and is used by yarn companies in making their patterns.
Truly a lovely hardwood piece with original finish and 40+ needles. Contains back compartment for storing extra crochet needle tips. Label on front contains patent date - Pat'd Jan. 14 1919 - Dec. 16, 1919. Needles included are: Three #8 DRITZ, Swiss Made; Six #12 MILWARD, Made in England; Nine #4 Boye; Ten #3 Boye; Eleven #5 Boye, and Two #6 Boye.
Measures 7-1/4" High, Base is 5-1/4" deep x 7-1/2" wide.
Item ID: 01-0417
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