Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-38880

Description

Trifold huswife/pincushion made from red fulled wool ground and lined with silk. Decorated on the exterior with elaborate three-dimensional floral designs made from opaque white, opaque blue and clear glass beads. The edges are fringed with beaded looping swags.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
PINCUSHION

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1936.1025