Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

19th century

GUSN

GUSN-29139

Description

S-shaped pincushion with tasseled ends; straight pins spell out "of such is the kingdom/of heaven~" on one side; leafy vine design on the other side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
straight pins
satin
Unidentified Textile
Pincushion

Inscription

"of such is the kingdom/of heaven ~" (Spelled out with pins)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

2 1/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M.L. Dewey

Accession Number

1920.490