Pin box N°12 metalSold by Mucem Museum
The pins contained in this small round metal box are recommended for heavy fabrics.
Pin size: length 46 mm - Ø 0.85 mm.
Tin dimensions: Ø 4.7 cm - thickness 1.8 cm.
The box opens with a small key that simply needs turning, following the system used on shoe-shine boxes. The lid features a label showing a seamstress and her cat sitting on a large spool. Under the box, another label specifies its contents.