An antique Victorian figural pin cushion disc/holder the form of a horseshoe, made of detailed gilt metal and leather, with mauve velveteen covered sandwich held between the The pin holder is the form of a horse shoe and made of gilt metal and inset with leather. Velvet is wedged between the two shoes to form the pin cushion.
Pin cushions are always handy to have around in a dressing area to keep up with the pins from dry cleaning. Rich brown leather and deep purple velvet set against the aged gilt metal works well for a gentleman’s dressing table as well as the ladies’ table.
Measurements; 1 3/8” X 1 ¼”
Condition Report; Very good, Velvet is worn and faded in some spots