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Pincushion

Description

Pocket disc pincushion with pink and white striped silk ties for hanging; gilded brass foliate and spiral motif with pink velvet center pincushion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Material
brass (alloy)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Pincushion
pincushions
silk (textile)
Unidentified Textile
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
1/8 (H), 1 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.536
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James P. Tolman
GUSN
30323

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