Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1800-1950

GUSN

GUSN-63902

Description

Carved horn base in basket shape; red velvet cushion above.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
baskets (containers)
lip-vibrated aerophones with conical bore: with valves
horn (animal material)
Silk
Velvet
Horn
Fruit Basket
PINCUSHION

Associated Building

Used at Barrett House (New Ipswich, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

P1212

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.5 x 1.125 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Barr Wade

Accession Number

1987.1007