Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-25508

Description

Cushion in shape of a book w/ velvet cover painted w/ pink and blue flowers and leaves. Silver paper trim. Green stuffed satin center.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
cardboard
velvet (fabric weave)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
Velvet
Cardboard
Flower
Leaves
PINCUSHION

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.5 x 1.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.448