Beaded heart shaped pincushion

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Description Heart shaped black velvet pincushion decorated with floral beadwork. Possibly made by the Ojibwe and dated to the late 19th century.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 1/4 inches length
4 1/4 inches width
Nomenclature Pincushion
Creation Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Subjects Collected by: Whipple, Bishop Henry Benjamin
Made by (possibly) Ojibwe Indians
Made in Minnesota, United States
Household. Needlework. Sewing. Pincushions
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Decoration & Weaving
Dates Discovery: Approximately 1860 - Approximately 1901

Credit Line Gift of the Sibley House Association of the Minnesota Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1968

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