Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-28575

Description

Round velvet pincushion set in a caste iron pedestal; scalloped rim with footed base and foilate motifs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
cast iron
velvet (fabric weave)
Brass
Pincushion

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/2 x 3 1/2 (HxW), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1918.1626