Octangonal pincushion made of white silk with cord trim and tassels; top has painted leaves that frame the inscription: "With/devout wishes/for the consumation/of thine"; beaded initials "L.C." and "T.M.(?)"; back has painted floral decoration around border.
"with/devout wishes/for the consumation/of thine" (handwritten)
- Location of origin
- Newbury, Massachusetts, United States
- Associated Building
- Original To Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
- Object type
- Textileworking T&E
Massachusetts (United States)
Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
- Descriptive terms
- 4 3/4 (W) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman