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Object Name: pincushion

Date: 1750-1800

Accession Number: 1970.235
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
Support
 
Technique
  • embroidering
Description

Pink silk. Padded onto diamond shape base with one end cut square. Embroidered with floral spray in green, pink, blue and yellow silks in centre mounted onto second silk-covered card. Red-purple outside and cream inside, sewn together from blunt end to centre, other end open.

Dimensions

Type: Size
Height: 26.7 cm
Width: 20.3 cm
Depth: