• Culture/People:

    Mohawk

  • Object name:

    Pincushion

  • Date created:

    circa 1900

  • Place:

    New York; USA (inferred)

  • Media/Materials:

    Wool cloth, cotton cloth, metal bead/beads, glass bead/beads, unknown stuffing

  • Techniques:

    Sewn, raised beadwork

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collection history unknown; purchased by MAI from an unknown source in 1949.

  • Dimensions:

    8 x 22 cm

  • Catalog number:

    21/3275

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    This item is currently on view at NMAI, DC.

See it in the Stars and Constellations section of the "Our Universes" gallery on the 4th floor

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