19th c. Scallop Shell Silk Velvet Sewing Pin Cushion
Lovely large scallop shell pin cushion with a crimson colored silk velvet cushion.
Popular past time from A Girl’s Own Toymaker, sea shell pin cushions were fairly easy to assemble with a small piece of velvet or silk sandwiched between shells.
Part of Glee's collection for 50 years.
2.75" x 2.75" x 1.5"
Shells all in mint condition. Pile loss to velvet ground.