Pincushion

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-6573

Description

Blue cotton stump and open work on linen background in central medallion pattern, netted edge; covering satin weave silk pincushion.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pincushions
pins (jewelry)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
needlepoint (needleworking)
silk (textile)
Linen
Silk
Cotton
Needlework
PINCUSHION

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4.75 x 4.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1357