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Pincushion

2008.14.9 (RS141190)

Description

Rectangular pincushion with scalloped edges and a purple velvet center; beaded loop fringe; white beaded bird in center; pink glazed cotton back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
beads (pierced objects)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
beads (pierced objects)
Pincushion
pincushions
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
9 x 11 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2008.14.9
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
260087

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