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Pincushion

Description

Small heart-shaped pincushion made from fulled dark blue wool with silk sides. The top and bottom of the pincushion (the woolen sections) are decorated with a polychrome abstract design picked out in opaque white, orange and blue seed beads.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Descriptive terms
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
Accession Number
1927.1104
Credit Line
Gift of Miss C. B. Dobson
GUSN
31610

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