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Pincushion

1929.1029 (RS140908)

Description

Rectangular pincushion with multi colored leaf embroidery and fringe. The bottom of the pincushion is made of red satin with a leather rectangle covering the gold and maroon embroidered edges of a needlecase.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
probably before 1850
Material
leather
satin
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
leather
Pincushion
pincushions
satin
straight pins
Dimensions
5 x 6 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1029
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cummings
GUSN
32832

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