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Pincushion

1992.428 (RS21210)

Description

Needlepoint pincushion, square, with olive-green and red stylized flower/snowflake-like design, with looped green-edging for fringe; back is of red, worsted wool; cushion is stuffed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1920
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
needlepoint (needleworking)
wool (textile)
worsted
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Needlepoint
needlepoint (needleworking)
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
Wool
wool (textile)
worsted
Worsted
Dimensions
6.75 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.428
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11078

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