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Pincushion

1924.65 (RS140897)

Description

Rectangular patchwork pincushion with multicolored diamonds and hexagons. "Eliza" is embroidered in pink thread in the center diamond. Pleated white ribbon trim; brown and white striped back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
"Eliza" (Embroidered)
Location of origin
United States
Material
silk (textile)
textiles
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Pincushion
pincushions
silk (textile)
straight pins
textiles
Dimensions
5 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.65
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. G. Winthrop Brown
GUSN
30148

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