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Pincushion

1950.153 (RS141143)

Description

Rectangular shaped pincushion with pointed edges; "Jane Pigeon/1756" on one side; floral design on the other side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1756
Inscriptions
Jane Pigeon/1756" (Spelled out in straight pins)
Material
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Pincushion
pincushions
Possibly velvet (fabric weave)
straight pins
Unidentified Textile
Dimensions
5 x 6 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1950.153
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Florence E. Wolkins
GUSN
45115

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