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Pincushion

Description

Round velvet pincushion set in a caste iron pedestal; scalloped rim with footed base and foilate motifs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
cast iron
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
cast iron
Pincushion
pincushions
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxW), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1626
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
28575

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