Pincushion

Object Number: 
Z.1541.10
Date: 
1840-1870
Medium: 
Silk, glass, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. ( 4.4 x 3.2 cm )
Description: 
Pincushion in the form of a woman dressed in a Crinoline-style hoop skirt ball gown; the bust and arms of the figure are of glass, the dress is black and green silk with red chenille trim; the bottom is flat and covered with a piece of cotton.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group