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Pincushion

1936.981 (RS141088)

Description

U-shaped pincushion with green tasseled cord, embroidered with red, white, purple flowers on a pale orange ground. Teal silk cord around the edge that extends to form a strap for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Associated Building
Associated With Bennett House Main House.
Material
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Pincushion
pincushions
silk (textile)
straight pins
wool (textile)
Dimensions
11 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.981
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
38852

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