Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1840-1890

GUSN

GUSN-34982

Description

Round pincushion with scalloped edges; dark green velvet with white beading; twisted loop beaded fringe; beaded baskets of flowers in each scallop; green and white checkered cotton back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
straight pins
cotton (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
beads (pierced objects)
Pincushion

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Messrs. Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter

Accession Number

1932.744