Sailmaking needle, ca. 1990

Courtesy of Gambell and Hunter Sailmakers, an individual partner

Sailmaking needle, ca. 1990

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Description

Sailmaking needles are made in a variety of sizes. The front half of the needle is triangular and is carefully polished to prevent cutting the fabric threads.

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About This Item

  • Title: Sailmaking needle, ca. 1990
  • Creation Date: circa 1990
  • Subject Date: circa 1990
  • Town: Camden
  • County: Knox
  • State: ME
  • Media: Steel
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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