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Pincushion

Description

Trifold huswife/pincushion made from red fulled wool ground and lined with silk. Decorated on the exterior with elaborate three-dimensional floral designs made from opaque white, opaque blue and clear glass beads. The edges are fringed with beaded looping swags.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Descriptive terms
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
Accession Number
1936.1025
GUSN
38880

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