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Pincushion

Description

Dark blue velvet ground trifold huswife/pincushion lined with pink and white checked silk. The exterior is decorated with opaque white and clear glass beads in elaborate three-dimensional floral arrangements and swags.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Descriptive terms
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
Accession Number
1918.1076B
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
28344

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