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Pincushion

1971.1357 (RS118117)

Description

Blue cotton stump and open work on linen background in central medallion pattern, netted edge; covering satin weave silk pincushion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
needlepoint (needleworking)
silk (textile)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Linen
linen (material)
needlepoint (needleworking)
Needlework
PINCUSHION
pincushions
pins (jewelry)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
4.75 x 4.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1357
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6573

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