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Pincushion

Description

Small rectangular silk pincushion with red trim around edges and tied in bows at corners. Top face is made of black silk embroidered with floral wreath in dark green, light green, olive green, pink, and yellow. Cotton Yarn. Reverse made of striped silk in gray, brown and blue.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
silk (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
embroidery (visual works)
floral patterns
Pincushion
pincushions
silk (textile)
stripes
Dimensions
1 x 1 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.761
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175684

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