Eleven retro/vintage wooden reels/spools of sewing thread. Various sizes, makes and ages. Varying amounts of thread remaining. Only two of the reels have both labels.
*Top label (in tact but tatty) -Green Lion quality machine silk 50 yards with Green Lion logo. Bottom label in tact) - Shade No. 448 with decorative curlicues. Approx 35 mm tall and 25 mm diameter. No thread remaining ther than a short length to show shade (assuming it is original).
* Top label - Imperial 130/3 50 (yards?) 45 m. Perivale sewing silks. Nett silk. Bottom label - Made in England Shade 488 ( golden yellow). Plenty remaining. Approx 28 mm tall and 28 mm diameter
* Two reels of Sylvia machine twist 40 100 yards Made in England - one blue, one dark red. Both have plenty of thread remaining.No bottom labels.
*Two reels Lister's imperial machine silk. 50 yards Made in England. Enough of bottom label on one reel remaining to see Shade 703 (violet). Second reel has had embroidery thread wound round it . None of original remaining.