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Catalog Number 00.24.1A-C
Object Name Bodkin
Description Package of bodkins. A) package. Flat/rectangular piece of cardboard. Front is lt blue w/red print: Bodkin/Ribbon Leaders, Item No650, Two Bodkins, Directions/...; dk blue band across bttm w/white print: Made in USA/THE BOYE NEEDLE Company/New York Chicago San Francisco. Small white circle at upper R/corner w/price; 10›; large red/blue circle at upper L/BOYE logo. B,C) Bodkins. Flat metal strips, slightly tapered, w/ rounded bttm end; squared top end w/ rect opening above narrow triangular slit; BOYE engraved at midpoint of shaft. Bodkins laced through 2 slits on package.