Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-36073

Description

Bifold trefoil-shaped huswife made from red velvet lined with tan-colored silk. The exterior is decorated with three-dimensional floral and bird forms made from opaque white and clear glass beads. The edges of the huswife are decorated with looping beaded fringe.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
PINCUSHION

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1933.1365