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

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

6.75 x 6.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.428