Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1850-1920

GUSN

GUSN-11078

Description

Needlepoint pincushion, square, with olive-green and red stylized flower/snowflake-like design, with looped green-edging for fringe; back is of red, worsted wool; cushion is stuffed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
needlepoint (needleworking)
wool (textile)
worsted
Wool
Worsted
Needlepoint
PINCUSHION

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.75 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.428