Needle (piercing tool)
Net needle; plastic white needle, rectangular and flat in shape with one end pointed and one end notched. Center is v-shaped with a tongue for wrapping string around. Needle is treaded with black net string. Used for repairing fishing nets. Inscription on inner surface reads: "NYLON NET CO./MEMPHIS, TENN."
Credit LineGift of George Mendosa
Object Typeneedles (piercing tools)
Related People & OrganizationsMendosa, George (associated)