Material: steel wire needle, bone handle

Manufacturer: H. Walker, Queen’s Works, Alcester, England and after Henry Walker’s death William Bartleet and Sons, Abbey Mills, Redditch, England

Registered Design: 1848 GB Rd No 1559



 Hamlin, Mdlle. Rigolette de la, 1848 Dec 5, The Magazine of Knitting, Netting, Crochet, and Fancywork, Sherwood and Co., London, p. 61


Riego, The Abergeldie Winter Book, Simpkin, Marshall & Co., London, 1867, p. 29.




Post Office London Trades Directory, 1891 in Grace’s British Industrial History