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Pincushion

1977.733AB (RS117054)

Description

Squared body of stuffed pillow form; top covered with corcheted circular doily with floral central design and scalloped edge.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
crepe (textile)
crocheting
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Crepe
Crocheted
crocheting
Floral
floral patterns
Lace
lace (needlework)
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
Possibly crepe (textile)
Possibly silk (textile)
Silk
Dimensions
4.75 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.733AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4519

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