19th c. H.S. Holden Pincushion, 1838
Unique black silk pin cushion with steel pins marking the name H.S. Holden 1838. Wonderful pinwork with star inside circle within a diamond surrounded by small stars.
Either a christening pillow or friendship pillow for a particular occasion. Part of Glee's collection for 45+ years.
2.5" x 2" x 1"
Wear appropriate to age and material. Good condition overall. Small holes around second "H". Some pin holes from other design motifs.