1211 – Pincushion

Physical description:
Heart-shaped pincushion made of dark red plush with various designs on it in pins - the letter J, a pentacle etc..
Museum classification:
Joan's Cottage
Size:
200 x 170 x 45 mm
Information:
The Horniman Museum has a heart-shaped pincushion from Devon described as a sailor's good luck charm, dating from c.1915.
Resource:
Object
Materials:
Fabric, metal
The Horniman Museum has a heart-shaped pincushion from Devon described as a sailor's good luck charm, dating from c.1915.