Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

GUSN

GUSN-28486

Description

Pincushion made from two round dark blue/brown fulled wool shapes sewn to a strip of silk, forming a flat-sidedd round cushion. The top and bottom (wool) sides are decorated with an elaborate polychrome quatrefoil design of curled geometric shapes picked out in pink, blue and white seed beads on one side and green, blue and white beads on the other. A long beaded loop handle is attached to the silk sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
textiles
Unidentified Textile
PINCUSHION

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1918.1448