Pin cushion, star shape (5-point). Velvet (lavender color) at center with small circle of white beads. Beaded lobes in yellow (2), rose (2), and blue with white and gray connecting beads. Written on base (faded): "Mrs I Green". Age estimated at time of accession: 65 years. Fair condition, moderate stains, discoloration of fabric; discoloration of beads (white). Formerly L-352.
H. 1.75 x W. 5.5 x L. 5.75 in (H. 4.45 x W. 13.97 x L. 14.6 cm)
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History from Pearl Green Clement (Mrs. George C. Clement).
Caption / Inscription / Signature
Mrs I Green
Artisan or Artist
velvet ; pincushions ; beadwork
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- fiber products -- textile materials -- pile weave -- warp pile weave -- velvet (fabric weave) ; Objects Facet -- Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- Tools and Equipment (Hierarchy Name) -- equipment -- textile working equipment -- sewing tools and equipment -- pincushions ; Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Visual Works (Hierarchy Name) -- visual works (works) -- beadwork (visual works)
Tools and Equipment for Materials -- textileworking tools and equipment -- needleworking equipment -- container, needlework -- holder, needlework -- pincushion ; Communication Artifacts -- art -- beadwork
tools and equipment -- pincushions ; visual works -- beadwork
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