Square pilllow pincushion with red worsted wool top and sides; flannel bottom; beaded loop fringe. There is a white beaded flower in the center and white beaded quatrefoils in the corners with green accent beads.
The previous owner of the piece received it in 1868 when it was claimed to be twenty years old already.
- Location of origin
- Newtonville, Massachusetts, United States
- Object type
- Textileworking T&E
Massachusetts (United States)
Newtonville (Newton, Middlesex county, Massachusetts) [part of inhabited place]
- Descriptive terms
- 8 x 8 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Carter