Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1900-1930

GUSN

GUSN-30148

Description

Rectangular patchwork pincushion with multicolored diamonds and hexagons. "Eliza" is embroidered in pink thread in the center diamond. Pleated white ribbon trim; brown and white striped back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
straight pins
silk (textile)
textiles
Pincushion

Inscription

"Eliza" (Embroidered)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Dimensions

5 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. G. Winthrop Brown

Accession Number

1924.65