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Pincushion

Description

Small pincushion, magenta satin with white design of moon, stars,and planets (?), and other vaguely astronomical symbols. Edges are of a green satin-weave cotton [can't read cataloguers handwriting] with pins inserted on all sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
satin
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
crescents (shapes)
Moon
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
satin
Satin
Star
stars
Accession Number
1995.482
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10479

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