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Pin cushion

Description

Silver Victorian pin cushion with felt top. Monogrammed "EQ". Ellen Tyler (1862-1904) married Josiah Quincy V (1859-1919) in 1900.

Details

Maker
Tiffany & Co. (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
"EQ" (Engraved block monogram)
"TIFFANY & Co/12875 MAKERS 379`/STERLING SILVER/925-1000" (stamped)
Location of origin
United States
Material
sterling silver
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
New York City (New York state)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Late Victorian
Pincushion
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
sterling silver
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Quincy, Ellen Tyler, 1862-1904
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.5.32
GUSN
174099

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