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Pincushion

Description

Pincushion made from two round dark blue/brown fulled wool shapes sewn to a strip of silk, forming a flat-sidedd round cushion. The top and bottom (wool) sides are decorated with an elaborate polychrome quatrefoil design of curled geometric shapes picked out in pink, blue and white seed beads on one side and green, blue and white beads on the other. A long beaded loop handle is attached to the silk sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
textiles
Descriptive terms
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
Accession Number
1918.1448
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
28486

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