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Pincushion

Description

Miniature silk pincushion with green and red stripes in shape of a strawberry. Hard substance underneath silk. Yellow silk thread on top for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Material
silk (fiber)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Pincushion
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
silk (fiber)
Dimensions
3/4 (H), 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.762
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175645

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