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Pincushion

1922.1023 (RS140895)

Description

Rectangular pincushion made of white silk with tan velvet and pearl beaded foilage. The initials "M.L.L" are spelled out with straight pins.

Details

Maker
Lowell, Maria (Maker)
Date
19th Century
Inscriptions
"MLL" (pins were used to create the initials)
Material
satin
textiles
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Pincushion
pincushions
satin
straight pins
textiles
Dimensions
7 3/4 x 9 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.1023
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ellen Coolidge
GUSN
29770

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