Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-4519

Description

Squared body of stuffed pillow form; top covered with corcheted circular doily with floral central design and scalloped edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
crepe (textile)
crocheting
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Lace
Silk
Crepe
Crocheted
Floral
PINCUSHION

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

4.75 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.733AB